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Kings' Drew Doughty gets his first All-Star nod, Anze Kopitar his third

Kings' Drew Doughty gets his first All-Star nod, Anze Kopitar his third

Kings defenseman Drew Doughty has won two Stanley Cup and two Olympic gold medals for Team Canada but has never played in the NHL's All-Star game. That omission on his resume will change this month. Kings center Anze Kopitar and Doughty, as well as Ducks center Ryan Getzlaf were chosen Saturday to represent their teams at the league's All-Star game, to be played Jan. 25 at Columbus, Ohio. This will be Kopitar's third appearance. The first six players had already been chosen in fan balloting. The NHL announced the other 36 players Saturday, in addition to six rookies, including Kings left wing Tanner Pearson, who will participate in the skills competition on Jan. 24. ...

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