The TV crew was there for the big moment, poised for major breaking Slovenian news out of El Segundo on Friday afternoon.
Their native son spoke to them for a few minutes. Earlier Kings Coach Darryl Sutter took his turn and finished by giving the group his highest form of praise about the player, calling him "a good boy."
But, at the end of the day, there was nothing official to announce regarding a contract extension for Anze Kopitar as the Kings center headed toward the door, cell phone pressed against his ear.
Negotiations for the expected eight-year deal worth about $80 million remain in the final stages and Kopitar's agent, Pat...