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Sutter Officially Named Head Coach Of The LA Kings

LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Kings have named Darryl Sutter as the club’s new head coach, Kings President/General Manager Dean Lombardi announced today. 

Sutter will begin his head coaching duties with the Kings when they take the ice for practice tomorrow, Wednesday, at 10:30 a.m PT. at the Toyota Sports Center in El Segundo

Sutter – formerly the head coach of the Calgary Flames, San Jose Sharks and Chicago Blackhawks—replaces Terry Murray as the club’s head coach as Sutter becomes the 24th head coach in Kings history.  Murray coached the Kings the past three-plus seasons and was relieved of his duties on December 12.  John Stevens has assumed the duties of interim head coach the past four games.

A 1:00pm PT press conference is scheduled for tomorrow and it will be streamed by LAKings.com.

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