The Los Angeles Kings made seven overall selections during the 2017 NHL Draft in Chicago. The class is headlined by center Gabrial Vilardi with the 11th overall selection. “The draft is obviously a big weekend for us and it goes without saying that it is an integral way to not only build the team, but
Moments after Jaret Anderson-Dolan was drafted by the Los Angeles Kings, he hugged his mothers Fran and Nancy. It was a slight variation on a familiar picture at the NHL draft. ''Obviously I don't know any other way of growing up,'' Anderson-Dolan said .
Another prospect expected to go higher in the draft fell to the Kings today with the selection of Markus Phillips. Phillips is a left-shot defenseman who captained Team Canada during this season's Hlinka Tournament. His name popped up frequently as a possible third round candidate, or even low second