From the moment Kings goalie Jonathan Quick snared the golden scoring chance of Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Brent Seabrook, the defending Stanley Cup champions faded to black.
After Quick’s glove save with just more than seven minutes left in the second period of Game 2, the Blackhawks were outscored, 6-0, in a 6-2 loss at United Center and put just six third-period shots on goal.
The Western Conference finals is tied at one game apiece.
Now comes Game 3, where a raucous Staples Center crowd will greet a vulnerable champion seeking confidence while saddled with a 2-4 road playoff record.
Chicago center and goals co-leader Jonathan Toews said Saturday...