|LA Kings primed to defend their Stanley Cup|
|Written by Admin|
|Thursday, 10 January 2013 15:43|
The Kings are eager for that celebration, but they're also ready to get back to work on defending their title. With their entire roster returning intact from last season's eighth-seeded championship team, they believe they're in prime position to do it.
Conn Smythe Trophy-winning goalie Jonathan Quick and teammates Matt Greene and Jarret Stoll joined coach Darryl Sutter, general manager Dean Lombardi and the rest of the Kings' brass Thursday to announce a million-dollar charity donation and a major team sponsorship agreement with McDonald's.
Sutter coached the Chicago Blackhawks during the NHL's last shortened season in 1995, so he knows its particular challenges.