EL SEGUNDO, CA — On August 28, the Los Angeles Kings signed defenseman prospect Colten Teubert to a three-year, entry-level contract.
Financial terms were not disclosed.
Teubert, 18, scored seven goals and added 16 assists for 23 points in 66 games with the Regina Pats of the Western Hockey League last season. In six playoff games, the 6-4, 185-pound native of White Rock, British Columbia scored a goal and tallied four assists for five points.
Teubert also represented Canada at the 2008 IIHF World Under-18 Championships and was a member of Team Canada at the Under-18 Ivan Hlinka Memorial in August 2007. He also played for Team British Columbia at the 2007 Winter Games.
The rugged defenseman also participated in Canada’s National Junior Team Development camp this summer.
Teubert was selected by the Kings in the first round (13th overall) in the 2008 National Hockey League Entry Draft in June.
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