The great states of N.Y. and N.J. aren’t exactly known as a breeding ground for star hockey players, though there are quite a few people who’d say differently.
The defending Stanley Cup champion Kings slumped to a 5-2 loss in their home opener.
Against the ropes, any mistake may be enough to beat you. The Devils found that out about 10 minutes into Game 6.
The Devils have been the overlooked team throughout these playoffs. Sure, they’ll push the Kings to the limit, but Los Angeles has shown the ability to win on the road.