The only question is whether New Jersey can avoid a sweep.
The Devils had a chance, notably on an early 5-on-3 powerr play.
But they didn’t capitalize – NJ is 0-for the series with the man advantage – and a controversial goal by Alec Martinez sent the Kings on their way.
Anze Kopitar scored a highlight reel goal.
As if to rub it in on the punchless Devils, Jeff Carter and Justin Williams scored on L.A. power plays.
How’s this for a Cup-winning stat: 17 Kings have scored in the playoffs.
Nine different players have game-winners.
Not bad for an eighth seed, eh?
Jeff Carter, quiet for most of the night, showed some hustle and beat Martin Brodeur to the stick side, 14 minutes into overtime. Los Angeleses of the final in
Eight minutes into overtime, Anze Kopitar scores a spectacular breakaway goal to give Los Angeles a hard-earned win. The Kings are a mind-boggling 9-0 on the road in the
Adam Henrique poked a loose puck past Henryk Lundqvist less than two minutes into overtime to secure a 3-2 New Jersey win. The Rangers, who finished the regular season
The least talented Ryan in the game scored the winning goal. After the Rangers had battled back from a 3-0 hole, Ryan Carter converted a pass from Stephen Gionta
Dustin Penner ends a great game a little over 17 minutes into OT. Los Angeles advances to the Stanley Cup final for the first time since 1993. The series will
Los Angeles hadn't lost since Game 4 of the Kings' opening series against Vancouver. Shane Doan scored twice and Mike Smith made 36 saves to hang a goose egg
For 40 minutes, New Jersey dominated on home ice. But the great Henrik Lundqvist kept the Rangers in the game. Then the visitors got a power-play goal from Dan Giradi
Suggested first question at John Tororella's press conference: "John, why did you bench Marion Gaborik for the first 11 minutes of the third period?" End of press conference. The Rangers' superstar
C'mon, did you really think Kyle Chipchura was going to the Stanley Cup final. The 4-0 L.A. win probably was the last hockey game played in Phoenix this season. Or