The newest King, defenseman Andrej Sekera, will be wearing No. 7.
The last Kings player to wear No. 7 was defenseman Rob Scuderi, who is now in Pittsburgh. And one of Scuderi’s nicknames happens to be “The Piece.”
Perhaps Sekera will be the final piece for the Kings this season. He arrived in Los Angeles on Thursday and went through the necessary medical exams, according to Kings Coach Darryl Sutter. The Kings acquired Sekera on Wednesday from the Carolina Hurricanes in exchange for a conditional first-round draft pick and a prospect.
Sekera’s Kings debut could be on Friday night against the Ducks in Anaheim, but one thing is clear, he will be...