Simon Gagne cleared to play for LA Kings

Sunday May 27th, 2012

Simon Gagne Simon Gagne will be available to play in the Stanley Cup Finals (Victor Decolongon, Getty Images)

After battling an array of concussion-related symptoms, Los Angeles Kings winger Simon Gagne has been cleared by doctors to resume playing hockey, according to The Globe and Mail. Gagne has played in just 34 games this season due to his concussions, and has yet to appear in the NHL playoffs. Gagne has been practicing with the Kings and said that he plans to travel with the team to Newark, where the Kings will take on the New Jersey Devils in game one of the Stanley Cup Finals on Wednesday.

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