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Kings coach downplays severity of Drew Doughty's injury
Kings coach downplays severity of Drew Doughty's injury

VANCOUVER, Canada — The panicked hue and cry from the Kings' fan base when defenseman Drew Doughty left Thursday's game in San Jose was almost like that bleak November night in Buffalo when goalie Jonathan Quick suffered a serious groin injury. That's where the similarities end. Quick immediately went home to Los Angeles and missed a substantial portion of the season. By contrast, Doughty, who appeared to injure his shoulder against the Sharks in the first period, continued on the trip with the team to Canada. Though the defenseman did not practice Friday, Kings Coach Darryl Sutter downplayed the severity of Doughty's injury. According to Sutter, it is...

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