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LA Kings toy drive begins Thursday

The Los Angeles Kings begin their annual toy drive at Thursday's game against the Ottawa Senators.

Wives of Kings players and volunteers will accept new, unwrapped toys at all entrances to Staples Center for each of the next five games.

The toys will be given to a variety of youth organizations, including the 1736 Family Crisis Center, Central City Action Committee, Childrens Hospital Los Angeles, Child Abuse Prevention Center, City of Hope, PADRES Contra El Cancer, Salvation Army Red Shield Center and the Violence Intervention Program.