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Los Angeles Kings sign defenseman Jake Muzzin to 5-year extension

The Los Angeles Kings have retained another piece of their championship nucleus for the long haul, signing defenseman Jake Muzzin to a five-year contract extension, Kings General Manager Dean Lombardi announced today in a team press release.The 6-3, 216-pound Ontario native's new contract extends him through the 2019-20 campaign.  He has not played yet in a game with the Kings...
Via The Daily Sports Herald
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Kings’ Jake Muzzin Signs Five-Year, $20 Million Contract Extension

Dean Lombardi knows how to build a winning NHL franchise. The Los Angeles Kings general manager has put together two Stanley Cup-winning teams over the last three years, and he’s constructing the foundation for more championships by re-signing top-four defenseman Jake Muzzin to a team-friendly five-year, $20 million contract. The team announced the deal Wednesday afternoon, and...
Via NESN.com
4 days ago  |  Discuss

A Five-Year Extension For Jake Muzzin In LA

LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Kings have signed defenseman Jake Muzzin to a five-year contract extension, Kings President/General Manager Dean Lombardi announced today. Muzzin, 25, has been a part of the Kings organization since signing with the team as a free agent on January 4, 2010. He has played in 132 regular season games for the Kings and has 41 points (12-29=41) and...
Via Kukla's Korner
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Dean Lombardi Says The Kings Are Focused On Another Cup Run

from Lisa Dillman of the LA Times, The Kings general manager talked about the current approach from his players as they get ready for their Stanley Cup defense. It is, he noted, a subtle contrast from when they first won the Cup in 2012. “They were on a mission when they left [for the summer],” Lombardi said. “We’ve never had so many players back this early. When...
Via Kukla's Korner
September 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Leafs' Tim Leiweke didn't want Darryl Sutter in L.A.

When Dean Lombardi was about to hire Darryl Sutter as coach of the Los Angeles Kings, he did what all general managers must do. He went to his boss and informed him of the move he was prepared to make. The conversation didn’t go well. Lombardi was told in no uncertain terms that hiring Sutter wasn’t the right move, may be “the worst decision you’ve ever made” and speculated...
Via Pro Sports Daily
June 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Dean Lombardi Has Some Off-Season Work To Do

from Lisa Dillman of the LA Times, If Lombardi sticks to his track record, he will try his hardest to keep Richards and make the other pieces fit. Other less sentimental general managers would likely take the easier, colder route and give him a compliance buyout. But Lombardi has always done things in his own way, and because of that, Richards — who has won at every level...
Via Kukla's Korner
June 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Q&A with Kings general manager Dean Lombardi

The day after the Los Angeles Kings were eliminated from the Stanley Cup playoffs by the Chicago Blackhawks, Kings general manager Dean Lombardi shared his thoughts on a variety of topics. A recap of the biggest talking points. What the last 24 hours has been like: I think the disappointment is obviously the losing but I think theres a bit of, this is something Ive always said...
Via Fox Sports West
June 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Kings extend contracts of Lombardi, Sutter and Robitaille

The Stanley Cup champion Kings took care of another bit of housekeeping an important one by finalizing the contract extensions of General Manager Dean Lombardi, Coach Darryl Sutter and executive Luc Robitaille on Friday morning. Lombardi also holds the title of team president and Robitaille is the team's president in charge of business operations. As reported earlier this...
Via Fox Sports West
January 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Lombardi, Sutter to get contract extensions

General Manager Dean Lombardi, whose philosophy of building through the draft and prizing character provided the foundation of the Kings' Stanley Cup championship last spring, has made a handshake agreement with the organization on a four-year contract extension through the 2016-17 season. The deal, expected to be finalized within days, will be announced at the same time as a...
Via Fox Sports West
January 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Dean Lombardi responds to clock controversy

Kings General Manager Dean Lombardi said there is a scientific explanation for the apparent hesitation by the scoreboard clock at Staples Center on Wednesday night that preceded the last-second goal by Drew Doughty in the Kings' 3-2 victory over the Columbus Blue Jackets. Times colleague Lisa Dillman asked Lombardi to respond to comments on the goal made by Blue Jackets General...
Via Fox Sports West
February 02, 2012  |  Discuss
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