NEWARK, N.J. — Progress on one injury front, regression on another.
The Kings' seven-game trip is quickly becoming their winter-injury tour, February installment. But All-Star goalie Jonathan Quick was on the ice for a Saturday session at Prudential Center, practicing for the first time since suffering an undisclosed injury in the final seconds Tuesday at Boston. He indicated that things were moving in the right direction.
There was no such good news regarding winger Marian Gaborik, who was placed on injured reserve and was scheduled to return to Los Angeles for additional evaluation.
Those developments were signs of a possible extended absence from the lineup. Gaborik...