Los Angeles and Florida have struggled lately, and while the Panthers ended a three-game trip with an encouraging performance , the Kings’ chances of defending the Stanley Cup appear to be slipping away.
Matt Greene started the Los Angeles Kings’ big second period by swooping in on net for a slick goal. Robyn Regehr finished it with a booming slap shot for another score.
Alec Martinez scored 14:43 into the second overtime, and the Los Angeles Kings won the Stanley Cup for the second time in three years with a 3-2 victory over the New York Rangers in Game 5 on Friday night.
Jonathan Quick broke the Kings record for wins by a goalie, making 24 saves in his fifth shutout of an injury-hampered season as Los Angeles beat the FloridaPanthers 4-0 on Saturday.
After two straight playoff runs extending well into June, Dustin Brown believes the Los Angeles Kings only get the full benefit of all that experience if they stay together.