Los Angeles Kings sign winger Dustin Brown to six-year contract extension

“Dustin is an integral part of what we are building here with the Kings,” Kings GM Dean Lombardi said in a statement. “We like how he competes; we like his toughness; and we are very pleased with how his overall game has developed.”

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Brown, 22, was chosen 13th overall by the Kings in the 2003 NHL entry draft. He has eight points (4-4) in 11 games this season. Last year he recorded a career-high 46 points (17-29) in 81 games.