Doug Wilson
Kings simply had more bite than Sharks
Kings simply had more bite than Sharks

SAN JOSE — When there was every reason to give up, the Kings continued to fight. When they had every excuse to moan about the San Jose Sharks being too fast and too big and too deadly at creating outnumbered rushes — all of which was true in the first three games of the teams' first-round playoff series — the Kings fixed their problems instead of making them worse. And now they've made history with a 5-1 victory over the perennially underachieving Sharks, winning the series in seven games and setting up a second-round matchup against the Ducks that will start Saturday in Anaheim. No planes or time zone changes, but a stiff challenge for the Kings, who lost...