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  1. Los Angeles Kings 2015 Roster PreviewRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Rink Royalty

    ... be the return of Tim Gleason would be a good fit. But you can count on the Kings waiting until this mess with Mike Richards gets figured out at the end of this month. They simply can't make any big moves until they know his salary is off their books.


  2. Mike Richards' Future in Hockey Remains UnclearRead the original story

    Yesterday | Sports Media 101

    ... about the LA Kings, it's on LA Kings 101. One June 29 the Los Angeles Kings terminated the contract of forward Mike Richards . As of now no charges have been laid and the National Hockey League's Players' Association has yet to make a decision on ...


  3. What's Going On With Mike RichardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Forbes.com

    ... team won't have to pay Richards two-thirds of his salary, which amounts to $14.5 million. Los Angeles Kings' Mike Richards (10) prepares to take a face-off against New Jersey Devils' Travis Zajac (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun) As per Article 17(2) of the ...


  4. A Team Should Give Los Angeles Kings' Jarret Stoll A ChanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Rant Sports

    ... have Slava Voynov and his awful domestic violence incident. Then, more recently, there was the situation with Mike Richards , where it seems like the Kings terminated his contract for what they are saying is a breach, despite the fact the incident ...


  5. One month later, Mike Richards' future remains murkyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | MSNBC

    It's been a little over a month now since the Los Angeles Kings terminated Mike Richards' contract for a "material breach." Doing so avoided a costly buyout, but it also opened the door to the NHLPA potentially filing a grievance.


  6. Los Angeles Kings Didn't Prepare For 2015-16Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Rant Sports

    ... worse. Not only did the Kings get worse this offseason, but they were mired in off-ice issues as well. After Mike Richards was arrested for possession of oxycodone, the Kings found their cap relief by terminating his contract. Meanwhile, Slava ...


  7. Thoughts About the Future of Anze KopitarRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Rink Royalty

    ... Kopitar turns into one of those guys that plummets as a player. I'm thinking of guys like Vincent Lecavalier, Mike Richards (cough cough), Wade Redden, and Alexei Yashin. Kopitar will be who the Kings continue to build their roster around. They, ...


  8. New Phantoms coach Scott Gordon looking forward to helping players reach NHLRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | Erie Times News

    ... from that 2003-04 club he lost to in the Calder Cup Finals, with players like Patrick Sharp, Jeff Carter, Mike Richards and Dennis Seidenberg. "[A]nd all four of those guys have been on the latest Stanley Cup-winning teams in the last six years," ...


  9. Lack of cap room has made for 'really difficult' summer for some free agentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 19 | MSNBC

    ... Angeles Kings, which might be in limbo as they wait to see how the contract situations with Slava Voynov and Mike Richards play out. So it's not hard to argue that half the league has little to no cap space remaining. Of course, that doesn't even ...


  10. Los Angeles Kings Sign Five Restricted Free AgentsRead the original story

    Friday Jul 17 | Sports Media 101

    ... for the summer. Those who played for the franchise last season but do not have contracts for 2015-16 are Mike Richards, Jarret Stoll and David Van der Gulik. All three aren't expected to return to the club. The Kings now have $65.68-million allotted ...


  11. Grading the Top Offseason Moves for the Los Angeles KingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 13 | BleacherReport

    ... but that could change after replacing Jarret Stoll and adding another defenseman. There is also a very tenuous Mike Richards situation in flux, so I wouldn't expect the Kings to overspend at this point. The Kings paid a steep price for what could be ...


  12. Questions about Mike Richards and Prescription Drugs in the NHLRead the original story

    Monday Jul 13 | Jewels From The Crown

    It has been two weeks since Dean Lombardi terminated the contract of veteran center Mike Richards, and we still know very little about what happened. There has been an almost eerie silence enveloping the situation that doesn't seem to befit any of the parties involved.


  13. Weekly News RoundupRead the original story

    Monday Jul 13 | ContractsProf Blog

    We have some news from the world of hockey, that is, the sport of the 2015 Stanley Cup Champion Chicago Blackhawks . While elite teams struggle to keep their rosters under the salary camp , as reported on ESPN.com, the L.A. Kings used an alleged "material" breach of contract to terminate center Mike Richards rather than buying him out to evade the cap.


  14. Los Angeles Kings: The top 5 offseason moves so farRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 11 | Isportsweb.com

    ... and new-Capital T.J. Oshie. After Kings GM Dean Lombardi could not find any takers for veteran forward Mike Richards, the organization decided to go in another direction. Instead of buying out Richard's contract, the team decided to terminate the ...


  15. McBain and Kings agree to a new dealRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 9 | Examiner.com

    ... With the signing 19 players have $64 million allocated for the 2015-16 season, and even with the contract of Mike Richards on the books, raising the salary cap to $71.4 million. He averaged just over 12 minutes of ice time per game last season and ...


  16. Kings terminate Richards' contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | Examiner.com

    According to SB Nation on Monday, the Los Angeles Kings have terminated the contract of Canadian Olympic gold medalist Mike Richards of Kenora, Ontario. Richards had five goals and 11 assists for 16 points in 53 regular season games with the Kings in 2014-15.


  17. LA Kings' Voynov pleads no contest in abuse case for fight with wife after Halloween partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    ... 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 ...


  18. How the Kings alienated victims of abuse with a business moveRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 7 | Pension Plan Puppets

    The Los Angeles Kings should have thought it through a couple more times before they terminated Mike Richards' contract due to possession over a defenseman who will serve time for spousal abuse. On June 29th, the Los Angeles Kings were faced with a difficult decision.


  19. Kings keep their core players, but there are issues tooRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 4 | Los Angeles Times

    ... two-year deal worth $6.5 million. There are two problematic issues for the Kings, the first concerning center Mike Richards, whose contract has been terminated by the club. But the expectation is that the NHL Players' Assn. will appeal that move. ...


  20. Kings Terminate Mike Richards ContractRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | NBC Los Angeles

    Mike Richards #10 of the Los Angeles Kings skates against the Calgary Flames during an NHL game at Scotiabank Saddledome on April 9, 2015 in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. The Flames defeated the Kings 3-1.