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Kings GM Dean Lombardi talks about Stanley Cup defense, Jonathan Quick
Kings GM Dean Lombardi talks about Stanley Cup defense, Jonathan Quick

Dean Lombardi took a few moments to catch up the other day, shortly before the (hockey) storm gets unleashed with a series of events leading up to the start of next week’s training camp. The Kings general manager talked about the current approach from his players as they get ready for their Stanley Cup defense. It is, he noted, a subtle contrast from when they first won the Cup in 2012. “They were on a mission when they left [for the summer],” Lombardi said. “We’ve never had so many players back this early. When I saw them, they looked really good. There seems to be a different focus … something better than even the first time.” He later joked...

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