No surprises among Kings' cuts
The first round of moves contained no surprises. Thirty-seven players will return to practice Saturday at 10 a.m. at the Toyota Sports Center in El Segundo.
Assigned to Manchester of the American Hockey League:
Centers--Justin Azevedo, Robert Czarnik, Corey Elkins and Michael Pelech.
Left wings--Zach Harnden, Dwight King and Jordan Nolan.
Right wings--Bud Holloway, Brandon Kozun and David Meckler.
Defensemen--David Kolomatis, Patrick Mullen.
Goaltenders--Martin Jones, Jeff Zatkoff.
Assigned to Ontario (ECHL):
Goaltender Garrett Zemlak.
Jean-Francois Berube – G (Montreal - Quebec Major Junior Hockey League
Nicolas Deslauriers– D (Gatineau - QMJHL)
Tyler Toffoli – RW (Ottawa - Ontario Hockey League)
Jordan Weal – C (Regina - Western Hockey League
Linden Vey– RW (Medicine Hat - WHL)
Released from amateur tryout:
Riley Brace – LW
Samuel Groulx – D
Dylan King – D
-- Helene Elliott
Photo: Kings forward Bud Holloway. Credit: Jack Dempsey / Associated Press