It's back. The
It took the team 45 years to win the cup the first time, in 2012. The second championship came along much sooner to a team that has become known for serviceable play during the regular season and then turbo-charging during the postseason to come back from seemingly hopeless deficits. As Kings coach
That's over. Now the only thing the players will be struggling to get out from under is that enormous goblet they all get to hoist on their shoulders and take to each of their homes for a day. Then the cup hits the road for various appearances. How much do you love that people all over the city get to take "selfies" with the Stanley Cup? The whole city never got to try on the
FOR THE RECORD
An earlier version of this post reported that the Kings won their second NHL title in two years. The Kings won their second championship in three seasons.
The last time the Stanley Cup arrived, the town was mired in the drama of the
With the Kings, the drama is all on the ice. That's refreshing. At