McLellan is the 27th coach in league history to reach 500 wins. He is in his third season behind the Kings’ bench after previous stops in Edmonton and San Jose.
Kings coach Todd McLellan on rebuilding strides, a competitive camp and important veteran additions: Q&A
The countdown to training camp is down to hours, not days or months, and the Kings coaching staff has long been ready to start working with the invited players.
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It may not have come as much of a shock to many but after Friday’s loss to Colorado, the LA Kings were officially eliminated from playoff contention.