Once, Kings defensemen Matt Greene and Rob Scuderi and Buffalo Sabres goaltender Ryan Miller were just like the young hockey players they skated with Thursday night in El Segundo.
Well, maybe not Greene.
These guys are good. A lot better than we were, Greene said while the Junior Kings peewee double-A2 team went through drills. I dont know about Millsie. He was pretty good when he was younger.
Miller, who is married to actress Noureen DeWulf and spends his summers in California, and the two Kings made good use of their time during the lockout by going on the ice for about an hour to offer advice and hockey tips to kids on each of the three rinks. Being locked out meant they couldnt wear their respective teams uniforms, so Greene and Scuderi wore black warmup jackets and pants and Miller wore a gray hoodie and his Sabres glove.
The NHL Players Assn. has helped arrange visits by NHL players to kids hockey teams around North America, and Thursdays session in El Segundo was a good e...