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Forbort expected to be camp-ready after summer surgery

One quick bit from LAK HQ in El Segundo: Derek Forbort, who will be a major actor in vying to earn a spot amidst a logjam of players on the blue line, underwent successful surgery shortly after the NHL Draft and is expected to be 100% ready to play at the start of training camp. I’m told by hockey operations that the surgery was to correct an issue in the area of his abdomen. It’s...
Via LA Kings Insider
19 days ago

LA Kings sign G Jack Campbell, re-sign Dowd and Forbort

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (AP) The Los Angeles Kings have signed goalie Jack Campbell and re-signed center Nic Dowd and defenseman Derek Forbort. The Kings announced the moves Monday. Los Angeles traded defenseman Nick Ebert to Dallas last month for Campbell, the 11th overall pick in the 2010 draft. Campbell played just one NHL game for the Stars in October 2013, spending most of his...
Via Associated Press
July 11, 2016  |  Discuss

Dowd, Campbell sign two-year contracts; Forbort official

The Los Angeles Kings have signed forward Nic Dowd and goaltender Jack Campbell to two-year contracts while making official the previously reported two-year extension to Derek Forbort. Via hockey operations, Dowd’s cap hit is $640,000 and Campbell’s $612.5; as had been noted Sunday, Forbort’s contract was for a $650K average annual value. With the signings, Andrew Crescenzi...
Via LA Kings Insider
July 11, 2016

Kings have agreed to terms with Jack Campbell, Nic Dowd & Derek Forbort

LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Kings have agreed to terms with restricted free agent goaltender Jack Campbell, restricted free agent center Nic Dowd, and restricted free agent defenseman Derek Forbort, Kings President/General Manager Dean Lombardi ...
Via NHL.com
July 11, 2016

Forbort signs two-year extension

Restricted free agent defenseman Derek Forbort has signed a two-year contract extension with the Kings, as reported Saturday by Mayor’s Manor and confirmed by General Fanager. The new contract comes with a $650,000 average annual value. Derek Forbort (#LAKings)2 yrs @ $650,000 cap hit2016: $650k, $100k AHL, $125k guaranteed2017: $650k, $400k, $425k — General Fanager (@generalfanager...
Via LA Kings Insider
July 10, 2016

Derek Forbort Re-Signs with the Kings

Saturday, the Los Angeles Kings re-signed restricted free agent defenseman Derek Forbort to a two-year, two-way deal. According to General Fanager, Forbort’s deal is worth $650,000.00 per season. After playing three seasons in the American Hockey League, Forbort finally made his NHL debut during the 2015-16 season. The 24-year-old native of Duluth, Minnesota, played in 14 games scoring...
Via The Hockey Writers
July 10, 2016

LA Kings send defenseman Derek Forbort back to the minors

LOS ANGELES (AP) The Los Angeles Kings have reassigned defenseman Derek Forbort to their AHL affiliate in Manchester. The defending Stanley Cup champions announced the move Friday before their game at Anaheim. Forbort was the Kings' first-round pick in 2010. He didn't appear in a game during his stint with the Kings, who recalled him Feb. 11 after Alec Martinez was hurt. Martinez...
Via Associated Press
February 27, 2015  |  Discuss

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