Kings GM: "I Wanted to go to Boston" | NBC Southern California

Kings GM: "I Wanted to go to Boston"

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    Dean Lombardi drops a bit of a bombshell in a wide ranging interview with Fred Roggin, revealing that the Kings were not his first pick when he took over the team in 2006. Even though he grew up in Boston and wanted to take over the Bruins, with whom he had interviewed, a few key ingredients shifted his thinking towards Los Angeles, including none other than Tim Leiweke.