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This Date in LA Kings History: July 28th

1 month ago   |   By MayorsManor.com

From their humble beginning as one of the NHL's Second Six expansion teams in 1967, through winning two Stanley Cups in three years and becoming a league powerhouse in 2012-14, the LA Kings have experienced a rich hockey history over the past 50-plus years. Below are some key franchise moments that occurred on this date.
Happy birthday to former LAKings defenseman Aki Berg, who was born on July 28, 1977. LAKings GoKingsGo pic.twitter.com/vL7wTSEc0n - The Kingstorian July 28, 2021
On July 28, 2005, the LAKings signed free agent defenseman Mike Weaver to a one-year, $450,000 contract. In two...
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LA Kings Add UFA Defenseman Alex Edler

LA Kings Add UFA Defenseman Alex Edler

1 month ago   |   By MayorsManor.com

As MayorsManor first reported earlier today, the LA Kings have added free agent defenseman Alex Edler on a one-year deal.
AAV will be 3.5M
- John Hoven | The Mayor July 28, 2021
Originally drafted by the Vancouver Canucks in 2004, the 35-year-old blueliner has played his entire NHL career in the Pacific Northwest. After 925 regular season games, the veteran left shot defender is bringing his talents to SoCal.
Excluding the pandemic shortened 2021 season - where he was limited to 8 points - Edler put up 30+ points in each of the three years prior.
Coach Todd McLellam can play him on the...
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