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Alex Lintuniemi Signs One-Year, Two-Way Contract with LA Kings

Finnish defenseman agrees to two-way contract that carries an AAV of $650,000 at the NHL level

by LA Kings @LAKings /

The LA Kings have signed defenseman Alex Lintuniemi to a one-year, two-way contract, Kings Vice President and General Manager Rob Blake announced today.

Lintuniemi's contract carries an AAV of $650,000 at the NHL level.

The 22-year-old Lintuniemi (born on Spetmber 23, 1995) is a 6-3, 217-pound native of Helsinki, Finland. He appeared in 64 regular season games last season with the Ontario Reign (AHL), where he tallied 24 points (4-20=24) and 30 penalty minutes.

Tweet from @ontarioreign: Reign Goal goes up as T.J. Hensick (5) from Alex Lintuniemi and Spencer Watson at 12:51 of the second period.

He also played in four postseason games with the Reign, totaling two points (0-2=2) and a plus-4 rating.

Selected by the Kings in the second-round (60th overall) of the 2014 NHL Draft, Lintuniemi has appeared in 109 AHL games, posting 35 points (6-29=35) and 36 penalty minutes.

Lintuniemi scored his first career AHL goal in a 2-1 Reign win over the Stockton Heat on March 3, 2017.

Tweet from @Sheng_Peng: Lintuniemi's first-ever AHL goal! @ontarioreign 1 @AHLHeat 0

Season Ticket Memberships for the 2018-19 season are on sale now with three membership levels: Full SeasonHalf Season, and Quarter Season.

Deposits are also being accepted for Groups of 15 or more and Private Event Suite rentals, and deposit holders will receive exclusive pre-sale windows before the general public. 

Individual ticket sales information for the 2018-19 season will be released at a later date.

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