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Kings' Tyler Toffoli, Tanner Pearson provided speed and excitement
Kings' Tyler Toffoli, Tanner Pearson provided speed and excitement

Sorry, NHL. The Kings might be here for a while. Dustin Brown and Jeff Carter don't become free agents until 2022. Drew Doughty is under contract until 2021. Jonathan Quick? He can't test the market until 2023. They also have two young players who added speed and excitement, as if a 26-game march topped off with a Stanley Cup-clinching double-overtime victory didn't provide enough. Tyler Toffoli, 22, and Tanner Pearson, 21, formed a wildly successful line with the veteran Carter, all of them wearing a jersey number in the 70s. Toffoli and Pearson started the season in Manchester (N.H.) with the Kings' minor league affiliate because the big club was hemmed in...

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