Kings, Doughty agree to eight-year extension
Drew Doughty was set to become an unrestricted free agent after the 2018-19 season, but he is staying in Los Angeles for quite a bit longer.
The Kings announced on Friday they have agreed an eight-year extension with Doughty.
According to TSN, the deal will be about $11million in average annual value.
Doughty, 28, was selected with the Kings' 2008 second overall draft pick and is a four-time All-Star, helping his team win the Stanley Cup twice during his 10-year career.
He tallied 10 goals with 50 assists in 82 games last season.
Drew Doughty will ink new deal to remain with the LA Kings through the 2027 season!https://t.co/ExFOstg4DX-- LA Kings (@LAKings) June 29, 2018