LAst Night's Action: Kings Score Another Dominating Win
LA Kings defeat Edmonton Oilers 4-1
Kings: Mike Richards (9, 1:38 1st), Jeff Carter (22, 15:35 1st PP), Slava Voynov (5, 8:21 2nd PP), Drew Doughty (2, 19:11 3rd EV-EN)
Oilers: Magnus Paajarvi (8, 2:18 2nd PP)
LA Dodgers Pittsburgh Pirates
W: Clayton Kershaw (2-0, 0.00 ERA). L: A.J. Burnett (0-2, 3.27 ERA). S: Brandon League (2).
Clayton Kershaw: 7IP, 2H, 1BB, 9K, 97 pitches/57 strikes
A.J. Burnett: 5.1IP, 4H, 1ER, 4BB, 9K, 106 pitches/70 strikes.
LA Angels defeat Texas Rangers 8-4
W: Tommy Hanson (1-0, 4.50 ERA). L: Matt Harrison (0-1, 8.44 ERA).
Tommy Hanson: 6IP, 6H, 3ER, 4K, 2HR, 2 WP, 90 pitches/56 strikes.
Matt Harrison: 5IP, 8H, 5ER, 4BB, 2IBB, 3K, 2HR, 96 pitches/55 strikes.
HR: Angels - Albert Pujols 2 (2), Mark Trumbo (1), Peter Bourjos (1). Rangers - Ian Kinsler (2), Mitch Moreland (1), Nelson Cruz (1).
Kings Sign Draft Pick. On Friday, the Kings signed 21-year old defenseman Derek Forbort to a three-year entry level contract. Forbort was picked in the first round (15th overall) in the 2010 NHL Entry Draft and spent the last three seasons playing for the University of North Dakota. The 6'5", 207 pound Duluth, Minn. native played 42 games this year recording 17 points (4-13=17) with 22 penalty minutes.