Kings Recall Martinez; Jones to IR
Martinez, 22, has played in two games with the Kings this season, his first in the NHL. The 6-1, 208-pound native of Rochester Hills, Michigan, has also played in 19 games with Manchester this season, recording eight points (3-5=8), six penalty minutes and a plus-3 rating.
Jones, 28, suffered an upper body injury during the Kings-Oilers game on Dec. 15. The 6-2, 200-pound native of Quispamsis, New Brunswick has recorded 12 points (4-8=12) and 12 penalty minutes in 18 games this season.
The Kings, winners of three straight games, open a season-long seven-game homestand Thursday against the Detroit Red Wings, with game-time from STAPLES Center set for 7:30 p.m. The game will air on FS West, KTLK AM 1150 and along the Kings Radio Network.