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Resilient Dustin Brown is face of resilient, Stanley Cup-winning Kings
Resilient Dustin Brown is face of resilient, Stanley Cup-winning Kings

Twenty minutes after hoisting the Stanley Cup — not once but twice — and taking laps around the Staples Center ice to the roar of the crowd, Dustin Brown needed a break. While the rest of his team celebrated, the Kings captain skated off to the side and slumped against the boards. "I'm emotionally spent like I've never been before," he said. "Just an accumulation of everything." This season has been the best of times and the worst of times for the 29-year-old forward. The Kings battled through 26 playoff games, won seven elimination games and three Game 7s on the road — all records for an NHL champion — to capture their second...