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Milan Lucic says it again: He wants to return to the Kings

Milan Lucic says it again: He wants to return to the Kings

There’s some good news for Kings fans, who came to appreciate Milan Lucic’s upfront personality and hard-hitting style during the past season.

The big-bodied winger, who came to the Kings from the Boston Bruins in a trade last summer, reiterated Sunday a point that he made Friday night: His choice would be to continue his NHL career in Los Angeles instead of exploring unrestricted free agency, which he is eligible to do.

“To be honest, I really don’t have much interest in hitting the open market, or even hearing what’s out there — because in my mind, this is where I want to be,” said Lucic. “Why flirt with something when you know...

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