Chicago, IL (Sports Network) - The Los Angeles Kings will be without center Mike Richards Sunday in Game 2 of their Western Conference final series against the Chicago Blackhawks at United Center.
Richards was the recipient of a big hit by Chicago's Dave Bolland behind the Blackhawks' net with 1:52 left in the third period of LA's 2-1 setback in Game 1
Through 14 games this postseason, Richards has compiled two goals and eight assists.
Defenseman Jake Muzzin joined Richards as a late scratch.
Blueliner Alec Martinez and center Tyler Toffoli replaced the injured Kings.