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Kings carry lingering injuries into game against Rangers

Kings carry lingering injuries into game against Rangers

Darryl Sutter carefully approaches the topic of injuries, and that didn’t change in the bowels of Madison Square Garden on Sunday morning. 

“Nic Dowd’s fine,” the Kings Coach said, a coy smile forming at the sides of his mouth. “He’s enjoying New York.”

Dowd is day-to-day because of a lower-body injury he sustained in the Kings’ 4-2 loss to the Islanders on Saturday night; he did not participate in a Sunday morning practice.

Defenseman Matt Greene, who was scratched against the Islanders, was also absent from the ice. Sutter said Greene is dealing with “off-and-on” back and groin injuries and, like...

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