The Kings and the Sport of Kings are currently a couple of royal surprises.
Theirs are stories needing no help from Hollywood. Truth is not only better than fiction here. It is, to use the favorite word of thoroughbred trainer Art Sherman, a "wow."
The hockey Kings have done what you can't do in the NHL. They have made their way to the Stanley Cup Final by winning three straight playoff series in seventh games. On the other team's ice.
FOR THE RECORD:
California Chrome: A column in the June 5 Sports section previewing the Belmont Stakes and the Stanley Cup finals said the colors of race horse California Chrome's silks...