Johnson Out 2-3 Months; Quincey Claimed Off Waivers

On October 13, the Los Angeles Kings placed defenseman Jack Johnson on injured reserve due to a partial tear of the labrum in his left shoulder suffered during Sunday night’s game against the San Jose Sharks.

Johnson will undergo shoulder surgery later this week and is expected to miss two to three months.

To fill Johnson’s spot on the roster, the Kings claimed defenseman Kyle Quincey off of waivers from the Detroit Red Wings. Read more of this post


Mathieu Schneider: A Step Closer to Joining the Los Angeles Kings?

Could Anaheim Ducks defenseman Mathieu Schneider wind up wearing a Los Angeles Kings jersey soon?

It is now more of a possibility than ever as the Ducks placed Schneider on waivers today.

Anaheim has not been able to find a willing trade partner for the 39-year-old veteran who will earn $5.75 million in 2008-09, the final year of his contract. Read more of this post