Originally written on On the Duck Pond  |  Last updated 10/17/14
The Los Angeles Kings are the 2012 Stanley Cup champions.  As a Ducks fan, do you realize how difficult that is to say?  Then I remember what Anaheim did five years ago, earning their first Cup after only 13 years in existence.  Can't imagine what it would have been like to have to wait 45 years, like Kings fans!After losing two games in a row to the New Jersey Devils, including their first road loss of the postseason, the Kings returned to their dominating ways and easily took the Devils down 6-1 in game six.  Of course the Kings had a little help from Devils stupidity.   Halfway through the first period Steve Bernier creamed Rob Scuderi face first into the boards.   Bernier got a five minute major and a game misconduct.  Scuderi got a bloody face and a Stanley Cup ring for his sacrifice. Not only did the Kings score on the five minute major, but they score three times to put a dagger in the hopes and hearts of the New Jersey Devils.  Adios Devils.  Might as well shine that Cup...
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