Kings center Roenick breaks ankle against Preds

LOS ANGELES -- Jeremy Roenick's disappointing season
has come to an early end.

The Los Angeles Kings announced the veteran center suffered a
fractured ankle in Saturday's game against the Nashville

Roenick sustained the injury with 9:47 remaining in the second
period and had to be helped off the ice. The team did not
disclose which ankle he injured.

In his first season with the Kings following an offseason trade
with the Philadelphia Flyers, Roenick has been a major
disappointment, recording a career-low eight goals and just 10
assists in 48 games. He has a minus-7 rating after entering the
campaign with a career mark of plus-185.

The 36-year-old Roenick, a nine-time All-Star, has 483 goals and
655 assists in 1,172 career games with Chicago, Phoenix,
Philadelphia and Los Angeles.