Kings forward Adrian Kempe enters COVID-19 protocol

Los Angeles Kings forward Adrian Kempe has entered COVID-19 protocol, the team announced Sunday. Los Angeles also reassigned forward Martin Frk to the AHL’s Ontario Reign from its taxi squad.

Kempe is the team’s leading goal scorer with 17. His most recent came Saturday night in the Kings’ 3-1 win over the Seattle Kraken. Kempe, who was named to his first All-Star team last week, has seven assists so far this season, bringing him to 24 points.

Los Angeles is currently 20-13,-5 good for second in the Pacific Division. The Kings are scheduled to return to action against the San Jose Sharks on Monday.

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