Drew Doughty of Kings leaves game vs. Sharks with upper-body injury

Friday April 4th, 2014


By Darian Somers

It looked like a harmless play, but Kings defenseman Drew Doughty left Thursday's game against San Jose with an upper-body injury. He was not expected to return, according to Lisa Dillman of the Los Angeles Times.


Doughty hit Sharks forward Tyler Kennedy and immediately slowed up, bending over and making his way to the Kings' bench before leaving the game.

He didn't return in the second period of LA's 2-1 loss.

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