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NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman visits L.A. on banner night for Kings
NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman visits L.A. on banner night for Kings

NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman doesn’t often allow himself to appear surprised when he’s in public, but his face wore a look of astonishment Wednesday as he examined the Stanley Cup ring handed to him by Jeff Moeller, the Kings’ senior director of communications and content. “This is very cool,” he said. “And very heavy.” The Kings got their 2014 Stanley Cup championship rings on Monday in a private ceremony, but Bettman was at Staples Center on Wednesday to watch the final celebration of their triumph: the raising of their Stanley Cup banner. Saying he wasn’t here to break news but to “watch the Kings and their fans...

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