A look at Doughty; Westgarth extension; probable lineups revealed.

This video, courtesy of Canadian broadcaster CTV via YouTube, pretty much speaks for itself. For many, it will be the first look Kings fans have gotten at Drew Doughty since last season’s playoffs:

While Doughty stays home without a contract, the Kings announced a significantly less anticipated signing Monday. Enforcer Kevin Westgarth agreed to a two-year contract extension reported to be worth $700,000 in 2012-13 and $750,000 in 2013-14.

Westgarth appeared in 56 games in 2010-11, his first full NHL season, collecting 105 penalty minutes, no goals and three assists. He also appeared in all six playoff games against the Sharks, posting two assists and 14 penalty minutes.

His 15 fighting majors last season were second on the Kings to fellow rookie Kyle Clifford. You can see them all on HockeyFights.com, where voters scored Westgarth 6-6-3.

Westgarth wrote on his Twitter account: “So pumped to be with the Kings for a few more years. An incredible group about to do some incredible things. Thanks for the congrats!”

One more thing from today: The Kings’ expected lineups for Wednesday’s split-squad games:

At Phoenix:
G Jeff Zatkoff
G Jonathan Bernier

D Matt Greene
C Anze Kopitar
R Justin Williams
C Brad Richardson
L Ethan Moreau
R Kevin Westgarth
C Trevor Lewis
L Dustin Penner
D Alec Martinez
D Willie Mitchell
R Brandon Kozun
L Rich Clune
D Patrick Mullen
C Justin Azevedo
C Tyler Toffoli
L Dwight King
D Andrew Campbell
D David Kolomatis

At Staples Center:


G Martin Jones
G Jonathan Quick

D Jack Johnson
D Jake Muzzin
D Rob Scuderi
C Mike Richards
L Simon Gagne
L Kyle Clifford
L Scott Parse
R Dustin Brown
C Jarret Stoll
D Thomas Hickey
D Davis Drewiske
R Trent Hunter
C Andrei Loktionov
L David Meckler
C Marc-Andre Cliche
C Jordan Nolan
D Viatcheslav Voynov
L Ray Kaunisto

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J.P. Hoornstra covers the Dodgers, Angels and Major League Baseball for the Orange County Register, Los Angeles Daily News, Long Beach Press-Telegram, Torrance Daily Breeze, San Gabriel Valley Tribune, Pasadena Star-News, San Bernardino Sun, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin, Whittier Daily News and Redlands Daily Facts. Before taking the beat in 2012, J.P. covered the NHL for four years. UCLA gave him a degree once upon a time; when he graduated on schedule, he missed getting Arnold Schwarzenegger's autograph on his diploma by five months.