Stanley Cup

The Los Angeles Kings practice for the 2012 Stanley Cup Final Media Day at Prudential Center on May 29, 2012 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Los Angeles Waits To Be Hockey Town

Los Angeles has waited nearly 20 years for the Kings to make their second trip to the Stanley Cup finals. And they might have picked the perfect time to get there.


Henrik Lundqvist of the New York Rangers looks on after losing Game Six of the Eastern Conference Final during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Silverman: Rangers Never Found Their Playoff Legs

Unfortunately for the Rangers and their legion of fans, the Rangers peaked in the regular season. That’s a classic formula for heartbreak.


Penner’s OT Goal Takes Kings To Stanley Cup Final

Dustin Penner scored 17:42 into overtime and the Los Angeles Kings are headed to the Stanley Cup finals for the second time as a franchise after beating the Phoenix Coyotes with a 4-3 win in Game 5 of the Western Conference finals Tuesday night.


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Kings Headed To Stanley Cup Finals, Await Winner Of Rangers-Devils

A great road playoff run has the Los Angeles Kings in a place they haven’t been since the Great One was skating in Southern California.


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Kings Beat Phoenix, Move To Brink Of Stanley Cup Final

Dwight King scored the tiebreaking goal early in the third period, Jonathan Quick made 18 saves, and the Los Angeles Kings rolled to the brink of their first Stanley Cup final in 19 years with a 2-1 victory over the Phoenix Coyotes on Thursday night.


Goaltender Jonathan Quick #32 of the Los Angeles Kings looks to make a glove save in the first period of Game Two of the Western Conference Final against the Phoenix Coyotes during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Arena on May 15, 2012 in Phoenix, Arizona. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Silverman: Watch Out Rangers: Kings Could Be Crowned Champs

New York superiority? Not in this case. The Kings have all the elements that you want in a hockey team. They have a powerhouse of a team that is threatening to make the playoffs a shambles.


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Kings Shutout Coyotes 4-0 To Match NHL Record With 7-Straight Road Playoff Wins

Jeff Carter scored three goals, Jonathan Quick stopped 24 shots and the Los Angeles Kings matched an NHL record with their seventh straight road playoff victory, beating the Phoenix Coyotes 4-0 Tuesday night to take control of Western Conference finals.


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B&C Morning Show: Kissing The Cup And A Hot Blonde Gets Tested

All morning long, Craig promised over and over again that he was going to get Boomer to actually touch the Stanley Cup.


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B&C Morning Show: Ron Duguay Stops By And Gets Flustered By The Stanley Cup

Duguay explained how important Lord Stanley’s Cup is and what it means to him, displaying great regret for failing to win it back in 1979.


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Silverman: A Small Town But A Big Presence

John Tortorella’s great strength behind the bench is his ability to motivate. He demands accountability and he is not afraid to call a player out by name when he senses a player is giving anything less than his level best.


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Devils GM Lamoriello Proud As His Team Readies Itself For Eastern Conference Finals

A day after making the Eastern Conference Finals for the first time since 2003, New Jersey Devils general manager Lou Lamoriello was in a good mood.


Henrik Lundqvist #30 and Brandon Prust #8 of the New York Rangers celebrate their 2 to 1 win over the Ottawa Senators in Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Madison Square Garden on April 26, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Silverman: With Burden Lifted, Rangers Have Big Advantage Over Capitals

The goal for the Rangers is to be playing through mid-June. That would not have been possible without last night’s 7th game survival exercise against Ottawa. Now that the first round is in the past, at least some of the weight has been lifted.


Capitals Eliminate Bruins With 2-1 Overtime Win In Game 7

The Boston Bruins and Washington Capitals played seven one-goal games in their first-round playoff series. That’s an NHL record.


Henrik Lundqvist

King Henrik Named A Finalist For The Vezina Trophy For Fourth Time

Henrik Lundqvist, the Rangers’ superstar goaltender, has been named a finalist for this season’s Vezina Trophy, which is awarded to the league’s best goalie of the year.


Devils Force Game 7 With Overtime Win Against Panthers, 3-2

Travis Zajac scored at 5:39 of overtime and the New Jersey Devils avoided elimination and sent yet another Eastern Conference first-round series to a seventh game with a 3-2 victory over the Florida Panthers on Tuesday night.