LA Kings winger Teddy Purcell (right).
Photo courtesy Los Angeles Kings/National Hockey League.
EL SEGUNDO, CA — On July 20, the Los Angeles Kings
signed right wing Teddy Purcell, center Justin Azevedo and defenseman Drew Bagnall to new contracts.
Purcell and Bagnall were signed to a one-year contracts while Azevedo was signed to a multi-year, entry-level deal.
Financial terms of the contracts were not disclosed, but Purcell’s contract is reported to be a one-year, one-way deal worth $600,000.
Purcell, 24, scored four goals and contributed twelve assists for sixteen points in forty regular season games with the Kings last season. He also played in 38 regular season games with the Manchester Monarchs of the American Hockey League (Kings’ primary minor league affiliate), scoring sixteen goals and adding 22 assists for 38 points with twelve penalty minutes. Read more of this post