VIDEO: MM interview with Mike Richards, first day of camp

Much to their chagrin, the LA Kings opened training camp today without the services of top center Anze Kopitar. When we asked coach Darryl Sutter about his plans for the top six forwards on Thursday night he was pretty coy about things. GM Dean Lombardi spilled the news though, Jeff Carter was temporarily moving back to center.

With the shuffling of the deck, center Mike Richards opened camp today with Simon Gagne on his left and team captain Dustin Brown on his right.

Richards didn’t do any other interviews today, but – of course – he found a few minutes for MayorsManor…

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