The L.A. Kings Just Won The Stanley Cup

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It went to double-overtime, but Los Angeles is the King of hockey once again.

1. The Los Angeles Kings are your Stanley Cup champions. After a 3rd period comeback, the Kings defeated the New York Rangers 3-2 in double-overtime en route to capturing their second Stanley Cup in three seasons.

The Los Angeles Kings are your Stanley Cup champions. After a 3rd period comeback, the Kings defeated the New York Rangers 3-2 in double-overtime en route to capturing their second Stanley Cup in three seasons.

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2. After three overtime periods in the first two games, the Kings had a dominating 3-0 performance in New York in Game 3, only to fall inches short of a possible sweep with a 2-1 loss.

The L.A. Kings Just Won The Stanley Cup

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3. Now back in Los Angeles for Game 5, the Rangers carried a 2-1 lead into the 3rd period, but were hit with a controversial tripping penalty that led to the game-tying power play goal.

Now back in Los Angeles for Game 5, the Rangers carried a 2-1 lead into the 3rd period, but were hit with a controversial tripping penalty that led to the game-tying power play goal.

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4. In the second overtime, it was Alec Martinez with the trophy-clinching goal for the Kings.

The L.A. Kings Just Won The Stanley Cup

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5. Justin Williams, the leading scorer of the Stanley Cup final, was named the Conn Smythe winner as the MVP of the playoffs.

Justin Williams, the leading scorer of the Stanley Cup final, was named the Conn Smythe winner as the MVP of the playoffs.

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