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Kings' Mike Richards rolls with rolling with the fourth line
Kings' Mike Richards rolls with rolling with the fourth line

CALGARY, Canada — The numbers are quite close to his point total two years ago, then considered a downward trend for a big-name center. At least there was a tangible reason for the Kings' center Mike Richards' recording 44 points in 74 games in 2011-12. He missed most of December of that season because of a concussion, probably came back too quickly and didn't really find his form until he dominated the likes of the Vancouver Canucks' Ryan Kesler in the opening round of the playoffs. And now? Richards has 11 goals and 41 points in 79 games this season. There hasn't been a significant injury, such as the ones you hear about much later, via a one-paragraph release in the summer....

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