The LA Kings have placed forward Trevor Lewis on injured reserve (retroactive to Dec. 21) according to Vice President and General Manager Rob Blake.
Lewis has appeared in 30 games this year with the Kings, posting six points (1-5=6) and 12 penalty minutes. He suffered an upper-body injury on Dec. 21 in a game against the Buffalo Sabres.
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He is in his 12th season with the Kings since being a first-round (17th overall) draft pick of the team in 2006. The Salt Lake City, Utah native has played in 648 career NHL games, posting 157 points (65-92=157) and 167 penalty minutes.
The Kings start a two-game road-trip tonight against the San Jose Sharks. The game starts at 7 p.m. and will be broadcast on FOX Sports West, the FOX Sports App and the LA Kings Audio Network on iHeartRadio.