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  1. NHL Free Agents 2015: Best Fit for Top Remaining PlayersRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    ... a short-term deal in favor of a chance to play for a contender. His best hope might be Los Angeles, where the Mike Richards termination and the uncertainty regarding Slava Voynov leave an opening for a puck-moving defenseman for a reasonable, ...

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  2. LA Kings' defenceman Slava Voynov pleads no contest in abuse case against wifeRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    ... players' union haven't yet figured out how his plea will affect his eligibility. The team terminated forward Mike Richards' contract Monday for an unspecified "material breach" of its terms. Veteran centre Jarret Stoll struck a deal last week with ...

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  3. A push from a coach and a son got former King Justin Williams to CapitalsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

    ... been in disarray since the end of the regular season, dealing with off-ice matters involving Jarret Stoll and Mike Richards. They've been under a cloud since October because of charges filed against defenseman Slava Voynov, who pleaded no contest to ...

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  4. Helene Elliott: Kings should never let Slava Voynov play for them againRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    The Los Angeles Kings terminated the contract of Mike Richards, who has not been charged after reportedly being stopped at a Canadian border town last month on suspicion of possessing a controlled substance without a prescription, yet they gave the use of their training facilities and coaches" expertise to Slava Voynov, who on Thursday pleaded no contest to a misdemeanor count of corporal injury to a spouse. There are many things wrong with this picture.

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  5. Kings' Slava Voynov accepts plea deals, is headed to jail for up to 90 daysRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Wave

    ... our players and employees is of paramount importance." On Monday, the Kings terminated the contract of center Mike Richards and cited a "material breach" of contract. The Winnipeg Sun reported that Richards is under investigation by Canadian ...

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  6. Kings should never let Slava Voynov play for them againRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    The Kings have handled the legal problems of defenseman Slava Voynov, left, and center Mike Richards in much different fashions. The Kings have handled the legal problems of defenseman Slava Voynov, left, and center Mike Richards in much different fashions.

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  7. LA Kings' Voynov pleads no contest in domestic abuse caseRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    ... players' union haven't yet figured out how his plea will affect his eligibility. The team terminated forward Mike Richards' contract Monday for an unspecified "material breach" of its terms. Veteran center Jarret Stoll struck a deal last week with ...

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  8. Report: Voynov remains suspended by the NHL after taking pleaRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | MSNBC

    ... hear from the Player's camp and the PA when they are ready to engage." Given how the L.A. Kings handled the Mike Richards situation , it'll be interesting to see how the club reacts to Thursday's developments in the Voynov case. "We believe the ...

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  9. Mike Richards, OxyContin and the Termination of His ContractRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    ... this week, I wrote in general terms why the L.A. Kings would face a tough time upholding the termination of Mike Richards' contract . In light of new developments, it just became a lot harder for the Kings to succeed at arbitration should the NHLPA ...

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  10. Slava Voynov gets jail time, probation for domestic abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sporting News

    ... contract, if and when the league reinstates him. Otherwise, they're going to get crushed for cutting bait with Mike Richards over a border incident that hasn't resulted in any charges and going soft on a domestic abuser who, coincidentally, is a ...

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  11. Voynov pleads no contest, will serve jail timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBS Sports

    ... still conduct its own investigation before deciding The Kings also recently terminated the contract of forward Mike Richards over a material breach of contract, though did not divulge details of what triggered that decision. However, the precedent ...

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  12. Rumblings: Justin Williams made the right choice with the CapitalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ESPN

    ... bring Williams back. After striking out on defenseman Andrej Sekera , I guess they had some cap room after the Mike Richards move to do so. But it was too little, too late. The Montreal Canadiens also tried on Williams, getting in late when GM Marc ...

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  13. 2015 Free Agency: Is Cody Hodgson Worth A Second Look For Alain Vigneault?Read the original story

    Yesterday | Blueshirt Banter

    ... $2-million deal with Chicago. There are a few interesting players on the buyout block, the biggest name being Mike Richards who wasn't bought out when the Kings could have used their compliance buyout but who is being bought out this summer with the ...

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  14. Mike Richards, two-time Stanley Cup winner, under investigation by RCMP for off-ice incident: reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Canada.com

    ... are some of Bieksa's best moments - and imagined moments - in Vancouver. News of an RCMP investigation into Mike Richards broke a day after the Los Angeles Kings terminated his contract for a "material breach" of its requirements. Canadian ...

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  15. Report: Ex-Flyers Captain in Drug Drama at Canadian BorderRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Phillymag.com

    According to multiple reports, former Flyers captain Mike Richards , who recently had his contract terminated by the Los Angeles Kings, was questioned about oxycodone by the Royal Canadian Mounted Police at the U.S.-Canada border. The Winnipeg Sun says Richards was detained for four hours at a Manitoba border crossing July 17th after he was found to be in possession of OxyContin.

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  16. Ex-Flyer Mike Richards investigated for trying to get OxyContin across Canadian border, report saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | NJ.com

    ... trying to cross into Canada from Pembina N.D., which is 70 miles south of Winnipeg. "We have not charged Mike Richards with anything," Royal Canadian Mounted Police spokesperson Tara Seel told the Winnipeg Sun. "In terms of an ongoing investigation, ...

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  17. Philadelphia Daily News Sam Donnellon columnRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Erie Times News

    ... of course, Springsteen. Once tabbed to lead the Orange and Black into a new era of Stanley Cup championships, Mike Richards had the last five years of his 12-year, $69 million contract voided by the Los Angeles Kings on Monday after they reportedly ...

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  18. Report: Ex-Flyer Mike Richards Questioned About Oxycontin At Canadian BorderRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | CBS Local

    PHILADELPHIA - Earlier this week the Los Angeles Kings terminated the contract of Mike Richards for the "material breach of the requirements of his Standard Player's Contract." According to TMZ and Paul Friesen of Sun Media, Richards was the subject of an Oxycontin investigation at the Emerson border crossing in Manitoba on June 17th.

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  19. Ex-King Mike Richards reportedly was held at Canada border with OxyContinRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | ArcaMax Publishing

    Mike Richards was held at a Manitoba, Canada, border crossing for at least four hours last month after allegedly trying to bring OxyContin pills into the United States, and the former Los Angeles Kings center remains under investigation for allegedly possessing a restricted substance, according to sources cited Tuesday by the Winnipeg Sun. Richards, whose skills have markedly declined since he helped lead the Kings to the Stanley Cup in 2012, has not been charged with a crime in the June 17 incident.

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  20. Report: former Kings player Richards stopped at Canadian border with OxyContinRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | LA Daily News

    The Kings terminated Mike Richards' contract Monday after learning Friday he was found to have the prescription drug OxyContin in his possession while crossing the border from the United States into Canada on June 17, according to a report Tuesday on the Winnipeg Sun's website. Richards, 30, has not been charged with a crime, although an investigation by the Royal Canadian Mounted Police and the Canada Border Services Agency is ongoing.

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