Penner activated, Richards placed on I.R.
Penner has missed the last nine games due to the injury, which he suffered on November 10 in a game against Vancouver. In 14 games this season he has two points (both assists) and 25 penalty minutes.
Richards suffered his injury last night as part of the Kings’ 2-1 win against Florida at STAPLES Center. He has played in all 25 games this season, his first with the club, and he has 20 points including a team-high 11 goals and a team-high two short-handed goals. He also has 17 penalty minutes.
The Kings conclude their four-game homestand tomorrow against Montreal at STAPLES Center at 12:30 p.m. The game will be broadcast on FS West and KTLK 1150.