The LA Kings have acquired a conditional fourth-round pick in the 2018 NHL Draft from Montreal in exchange for forward Dwight King, Kings President/General Manager Dean Lombardi announced today.
King, 27, appeared in all 63 games this season with the Kings, recording 15 points (8-7=15) and 10 penalty minutes.
Drafted by the Kings in the fourth-round (109th overall) of the 2007 NHL Entry Draft, King has appeared in 348 regular-season, posting 108 points (52-56=108), a plus-5 rating and 96 penalty minutes.
Dwight King won two Stanley Cups with the Kings in 2011-12 and 2013-14.
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