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Kings Center Mike Richards ’50-50′ According To Coach

Mike Richards #10 of the Los Angeles Kings controls the puck in the third period of Game One of the Western Conference Final against the Chicago Blackhawks during the 2013 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at United Center on June 1, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. The Blackhawks defeated the Kings 2-1. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Mike Richards #10 of the Los Angeles Kings controls the puck in the third period of Game One of the Western Conference Final against the Chicago Blackhawks during the 2013 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at United Center on June 1, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. The Blackhawks defeated the Kings 2-1. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

(CBS) — Los Angeles Kings Coach Darryl Sutter told reporters that Mike Richards is ’50-50′ to play in Game 5 against the Blackhawks.

Richards was a participant in the morning skate for the Kings. He sustained a hard hit from Dave Bolland in Game 1 and hasn’t played since.