Among the Kings players who hoisted the
That equates to a veteran roster. But there was also new blood.
Rookie forwards Tyler Toffoli and Tanner Pearson played crucial roles over the past few weeks. Defenseman
"Its a compliment to our organization to keep producing players," Muzzin said.
After the double-overtime, Cup-clinching victory over the New York Rangers, players talked about the importance of keeping the team's core intact while blending in fresh faces.
"We've got guys who have been around, they've seen it all," Muzzin said. "It helps with the younger guys coming in, giving them advice."
Luc Robitaille, the former Kings star who now serves as president of business operations, said the franchise has followed a careful strategy, building from within while adding occasional talent — such as