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Kings goalie Jonathan Quick suffers significant injury during season-opening loss to Sharks

Kings goalie Jonathan Quick suffers significant injury during season-opening loss to Sharks

The injury suffered by Kings goaltender Jonathan Quick in a season-opening 2-1 loss to the San Jose Sharks cast a significant shadow over a team that has heavily relied on his All-Star talent and ability to shoulder massive minutes.

Quick did not play after the first period Wednesday night at SAP Center and has what the team called a “lower body injury.” Kings General Manager Dean Lombardi said that Quick was scheduled to have a MRI on Thursday and added, though a team spokesperson, that “it’s not good.”

Kings Coach Darryl Sutter said Quick was injured on the last shift of the opening period. Quick faced 15 shots and gave up one...

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