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A game of inches: LA Kings, Anaheim Ducks eager to go again after overtime thriller in openerUpvote Share Tweet
NHL.com May 4, 2014ANAHEIM, Calif. - The width of Alec Martinez's shin guard was the difference between the Los Angeles Kings and the Anaheim Ducks in their playoff series opener. Corey Perry had the puck on his stick with a nearly open net early in overtime, b...Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com May 4, 2014You may recall San Jose Sharks fans Brian DeBelle and Brian Beltz from last postseason, when they were forced to affix LA Kings tattoos to their lower backs and subject themselves to the ridicule and scorn of the Internet after their Sharks were elimina…Upvote Share Tweet
Top 10 teenaged points-per-game scorers in the playoffsthehockeynews.com May 4, 2014Nathan MacKinnon had a pretty special post-season, even if his Colorado Avalanche bowed out in the first round. The first overall pick from 2013 stepped up in a big way, not just for his team, but in the record books. With 2 goals and 8 assists in just …Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com May 4, 2014No. 1 Star: Marian Gaborik, Los Angeles Kings The game-tying goal, the game-winning goal in OT and a primary assist on Alec Martinez’s power-play goal. Yeah, we’d say this one was an easy call in the Kings' 3-2 win over the Ducks in Game 1. No. 2 Star: …Upvote Share TweetIt’s not hard to imagine the feeling of contentment that was experienced by Los Angeles Kings GM Dean Lombardi on Saturday night, as he watched his trade deadline prize tie and then win Game 1 of their divisional final series against the Anaheim Ducks. …Upvote Share Tweet
Bittner scores twice as Winterhawks open WHL final by beating Oil Kings 5-2NHL.com May 4, 2014PORTLAND, Ore. - Paul Bittner scored two goals and Nicolas Petan added three assists as the Portland Winterhawks took Game 1 of the Western Hockey League final with a 5-2 win over the Edmonton Oil Kings. Keegan Iverson, Chase De Leo and Mathe...Upvote Share Tweet
Martinez On Kings' Exciting Playoff MatchupMay 4Kings defenseman Alec Martinez talks about the atmosphere in the playoffs and stepping up his game.
Doc Rivers, Los Angeles Clippers coach, says players were angered, distrac…May 4Los Angeles Clippers coach Doc Rivers said the Clippers were distracted and angered by the racist comments made by owner Donald Sterling.
Clayton's mailbag -- Is trading up in NFL draft worth risk?May 4Mailbag: History suggests that trading up in this year's NFL draft could be a mistake, writes John Clayton.