Drew Doughty suffers upper-body injury, not expected to return (Updated)


This isn’t good news for the L.A. Kings.

Defenseman Drew Doughty left Thursday’s game against the San Jose Sharks with an upper-body injury and was not expected to return, according to Lisa Dillman of the L.A. Times. In 77 games this season with the Kings, the 24-year-old Doughty has 10 goals and 37 points.

Updated: As per NHL.com, Doughty will not return to the game.