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Kings vs. Devils, Game 6

Dustin Brown
Kings center and captain Dustin Brown lets out a yell as he hoists the Stanley Cup overhead during his lap around the ice following a 6-1 victory over the New Jersey Devils in Game 6 on Monday night at Staples Center. Los Angeles won its first NHL championship after 45 years.  (Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times)
Jonathan Quick
Goaltender Jonathan Quick hoists the Stanley Cup above his head during his turn on ice following the Kings’ 6-1 victory over the New Jersey Devils on Monday night at Staples Center.  (Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times)
Drew Doughty
Defenseman Drew Doughty takes the Stanley Cup to begin his lap around the ice after the Kings won the NHL championship with a 6-1 victory over the New Jersey Devils in Game 6 on Monday night at Staples Center.  (Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times)
Kings and the Cup
Kings players gather around the Stanley Cup for a group photo after defeating the New Jersey Devils, 6-1, in Game 6 on Monday night at Staples Center.  (Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times)
Kings fans
Kings fans (from left) Rey Bond, Koorosh Zartoshty and Scott Tejerian celebrate after their team’s 6-1 victory over the New Jersey Devils on Monday night at Staples Center.  (Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times)
Mike Richards
Center Mike Richards carries the Stanley Cup overhead as he’s joined by family and friends on the ice on Monday night at Staples Center.  (Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times)
Anze Kopitar
Kings winger Anze Kopitar brings the Stanley Cup toward the boards to fans can get a close-up look on Monday night at Staples Center.  (Robert Gauthier, Los Angeles Times)
Colin Fraser, Drew Doughty, Jonathan Quick
Kings center Colin Fraser, defenseman Drew Doughty and goaltender Jonathan Quick begin to celebrate after the final seconds tick away in Game 6 of the Stanley Cup Final on Monday night at Staples Center. Their 6-1 victory clinched the NHL championship.  (Gina Ferazzi / Los Angeles Times)
Kings celebrate
Kings pour onto the ice and gather around goaltender Jonathan Quick after winning the Stanley Cup with a 6-1 victory over the New Jersey Devils on Monday night at Staples Center.  (Gina Ferazzi / Los Angeles Times)
Dustin Penner, Jonathan Quick
Kings winger Dustin Penner (25) and goaltender Jonathan Quick congratulate one another following their Stanley Cup-clinching victory over the New Jersey Devils on Monday night at Staples Center.  (Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times)
Gary Bettman, Jonathan Quick
NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman presents Kings goaltender Jonathan Quick with the Conn Smythe Trophy, which goes to the most valuable player of the NHL playoffs. (Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times)
Jonathan Quick
King goaltender Jonathan Quick shows daughter Madison the Conn Smythe Trophy he won for being selected the most valuable player of the NHL playoffs.  (Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times)
Fans celebrate
Fans celebrate after the Kings’ 6-1 victory over the New Jersey Devils in Game 6 clinched the Stanley Cup championship on Monday night at Staples Center.  (Patrick Fallon / Los Angeles Times)
Trevor Lewis, Andy Greene
Kings center Trevor Lewis is tripped by Devils defenseman Andy Greene in the third period of Game 6 on Monday night at Staples Center. Lewis scored twice in the 6-1 victory.  (Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times)
Jonathan Quick, Ryan Carter
Devils center Ryan Carter slams into Kings goaltender Jonathan Quick in the second period of Game 6 on Monday night at Staples Center. Carter was called for roughing and given a 10-minute game misconduct penalty.  (Gina Ferazzi / Los Angeles Times)
Ryan Carter, Jonathan Quick
Devils center Ryan Carter tumbles onto Kings goaltender Jonathan Quick in the second period of Game 6 on Monday night at Staples Center, causing a pileup of players.  (Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times)
Pileup
Referees try to separate Kings and Devils after a pileup on goaltender Jonathan Quick in the third period of Game 6 on Monday night at Staples Center.  (Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times)
Anze Kopitar, Jonathan Quick, Adam Henrique
Kings goaltender Jonathan Quick and winger Anze Kopitar can’t stop a rebound shot by Devils center Adam Henrique (14) late in the second period of Game 6 on Monday night at Staples Center.  (Gina Ferazzi / Los Angeles Times)
Anze Kopitar, Jeff Carter
Kings winger Anze Kopitar skates toward teammate Jeff Carter after he scored his second goal of Game 6 on Monday night at Staples Center. Carter’s second goal gave the Kings a 4-0 lead over the New Jersey Devils.  (Wally Skalij, Los Angeles Times)
Fans react
Fans react after the KingsJeff Carter scored against the Devils in the second period of Game 6 on Monday night at Staples Center.  (Patrick T. Fallon / Los Angeles Times)
David Clarkson, Trevor Lewis
Kings center Trevor Lewis and Devils winger David Clarkson tumble to the ice after a collision during Game 6 of the Stanley Cup Final on Monday night at Staples Center.  (Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times)
Rob Scuderi
Kings defenseman Rob Scuderi skates off the ice with a gash across his nose after getting boarded by Devils winger Steve Bernier in the first period of Game 6 on Monday night at Staples Center. The 10-minute penalty led to three goals by the Kings.  (Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times)
Rob Scuderi, teammates
Teammates and officials check on Kings defenseman Rob Scuderi after he was boarded by Devils winger Steve Bernier in the first period of Game 6 on Monday night at Staples Center.  (Gina Ferazzi / Los Angeles Times)
Dustin Brown
Kings center Dustin Brown is upended by Devils defenseman Henrik Tallinder in front of goaltender Martin Brodeur in the first period of Game 6 on Monday night at Staples Center(Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times)
Martin Brodeur, Trevor Lewis, Andy Greene
Kings center Trevor Lewis tries to get the puck past Devils goaltender Martin Brodeur while battling defenseman Andy Greene in the first period of Game 6 on Monday night at Staples Center(Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times)
Dustin Brown, Justin Williams, Martin Brodeur
Kings center Dustin Brown (23) scores against goaltender Martin Brodeur and the Devils in the first period of Game 6 on Monday night at Staples Center.  (Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times)
Justin Williams celebrates
Kings winger Justin Williams begins to celebrate after teammate Dustin Brown scored against the Devils in the first period of Game 6 on Monday night at Staples Center.  (Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times)
Dustin Brown, Drew Doughty
Center Dustin Brown (23) and defenseman Drew Doughty (8) celebrate after the Kings’ second goal in the first period of Game 6 on Monday evening at Staples Center.  (Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times)
Mike Richards, Andy Greene
Kings center Mike Richards hops over Devils defenseman Andy Greene during the first period of Game 6 on Monday night at Staples Center.  (Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times)
Trevor Lewis
Kings players celebrate after center Trevor Lewis (22) scored the team’s third goal against the Devils in the first period of Game 6 on Monday evening at Staples Center.  (Gina Ferazzi / Los Angeles Times)
Drew Doughty
Kings defenseman Drew Doughty celebrates a goal by teammate Trevor Lewis (not picture) in the first period of Game 6 on Monday night at Staples Center.  (Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times)
Ryan Carter, Matt Greene
Kings defenseman Matt Greene (2) collides with Devils center Ryan Carter along the boards in the first period of Game 6 on Monday evening at Staples Center.  (Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times)
Adam Henrique, Dwight King
Devils center Adam Henrique and Kings winger Dwight King chase after the flying puck along the board during Game 6 on Monday night at Staples Center.  (Gina Ferazzi / Los Angeles Times)
Anze Kopitar, David Clarkson
KIings winger Anze Kopitar delivers a hard check against Devils winger David Clarkson in the first period of Game 6 on Monday night at Staples Center.  (Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times)
Dwight Kings, Martin Brodeur, Trevor Lewis
Devils goaltender Martin Brodeur turns away a shot by Kings winger Dwight King in the first period of Game 6 on Monday night at Staples Center.  (Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times)
Drew Doughty
Kings defenseman Drew Doughty is all smiles as he warms up for Game 6 of the Stanley Cup Final on Monday evening at Staples Center.  (Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times)
Fans
Kings fans wear a variety of facial expressions as they take their seats for Game 6 of the Stanley Cup Final against the New Jersey Devils on Monday evening at Staples Center.  (Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times)
Fan fun
A Kings fan shows his stick-handling ability at a game set up outside of Staples Center before Game 6 of the Stanley Cup Final on Monday evening.  (Luis Sinco / Los Angeles Times)
Gretzky statue
Kings fans head into Staples Center for Game 6 of the Stanley Cup Final as they pass a statue of Wayne Gretzky on Monday.  (Luis Sinco / Los Angeles Times)
Kings crown
A Kings fan adjusts his crown as he enters Staples Center for Game 6 of the Stanley Cup Final on Monday evening.  (Luis Sinco / Los Angeles Times)
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