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Kings are lords of the NHL, again, and the new kings of L.A. sports
Kings are lords of the NHL, again, and the new kings of L.A. sports

Put a crown on that Stanley Cup. Add streaks of black to its silver. Fill it with sand, burnish it with sun, and welcome it home. Kings, kings again. For the second time in three seasons, the Los Angeles Kings have done what seemed like an impossibility for four decades, capturing the most celebrated trophy in sports by winning its most difficult championship. "Go, Kings, go," their fans pleaded, and so the Kings went, fire beneath their shaggy beards, hearts on their padded sleeves, through insurmountable deficits and breathtaking overtimes and finally, Friday night, through one more Staples Center screamer. Trailing by a goal entering the final 20 minutes of regulation...

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