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Los Angeles Kings sign forward Patrick O’Sullivan to three-year deal

LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Kings have re-signed restricted free agent centre Patrick O’Sullivan to a three-year contract, the team announced Tuesday.

Terms of the agreement were not announced. O’Sullivan made US$650,000 last season.

O’Sullivan, 23, scored 22 goals and added 31 assists in 82 games for the Kings in 2007-08. The Winston-Salem, N.C., native added a team high-tying four shootout goals, and was one of four Los Angeles skaters to play in every game last season.

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O’Sullivan, drafted in the second round (56th overall) by Minnesota in the 2003 draft, has 72 points (27-45) in 126 career NHL games, all with the Kings.