Los Angeles Kings center Mike Richards returned to the ice Wednesday for the first time since suffering a suspected concussion late in Game 1 of the Western Conference finals against the Chicago Blackhawks.
The Los Angeles Kings had an optional skate Monday but most of the players, including center Mike Richards, took the time to rest and recover in the midst of playing three games in four nights in two cities to open the Western Conference finals.
Los Angeles Kings center Jarret Stoll practiced Thursday without a no-contact jersey for the first time in over two weeks but his status for Game 1 of the Western Conference finals against the Chicago Blackhawks on Saturday is still uncertain.
Los Angeles Kings center Jarret Stoll returned to practice with the team Saturday for the first time since May 14 when San Jose Sharks left wing Raffi Torres knocked him out of Game 1 with a hit to the head.
President and general manager Dean Lombardi, president of business operations Luc Robitaille and coach Darryl Sutter all agreed to multiyear contract extensions with the team, Kings governor Tim Leiweke announced Friday.