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What would it take for the Kings to become a dynasty?
What would it take for the Kings to become a dynasty?

Two days after the Kings had won the Stanley Cup for the second time in three seasons — probably before some players had gotten any sleep — General Manager Dean Lombardi was back at work, focusing on his next project. A student of sports history, Lombardi researched which major league teams in the past 25 years had won three championships in a span of four or five years. He wanted to learn how they sustained their success, knowledge he hoped to apply to his team. He found the New England Patriots of 2001-2003-2004, the New York Yankees of 1996-1998-1999-2000 and the Lakers of 2000-2001-2002 who reestablished their dominance when they came back to add titles in 2009-2010....

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