Kings Promote Former ECHL Defenseman Kompon

LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Kings of the National Hockey League announced that they have promoted former ECHL defenseman Jamie Kompon as assistant coach and director of amateur scouting.

The Reading Royals are the ECHL affiliate of the Kings of the NHL and the Manchester Monarchs of the American Hockey League.

The 40-year-old, who played for Hampton Roads in 1989-90 and for Cincinnati and Winston-Salem in 1990-91, joined the Kings coaching staff last summer as an assistant coach. In his new role, he will coordinate all areas of player development throughout the Kings organization.