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Kings beat Blackhawks in overtime to advance to Stanley Cup Final
Kings beat Blackhawks in overtime to advance to Stanley Cup Final

The Kings have advanced to the Stanley Cup Final by defeating the defending champion Chicago Blackhawks, 5-4 in overtime, tonight at the United Center in Game 7 of the Western Conference finals. Kings defenseman Alec Martinez shot inside the blue line off a pass from Justin Williams -- who's now 7-0 in Game 7s -- and the puck deflected off Blackhawks defenseman Nick Leddy and into the goal past teammate Jarret Stoll and Chicago goalie Corey Crawford at 5:47 of overtime. The Kings, who won the 2012 championship, will host Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final on Wednesday night at Staples Center against the Eastern Conference champion New York Rangers. The Kings became the first NHL team...

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