Originally written on centericechat.com  |  Last updated 10/21/14
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He’s 24, a second-year NHL player, a defenseman, and, more importantly, a Stanley Cup Finals goal scorer. Alec Martinez is a few years shy of being a household name, but his goal tonight staged the precedence when that time comes. The offensive defender six goals (12 points) this regular season and five goals (16 points) the season before. Here he is getting involved in front of Martin Brodeur and the traffic that led to the goal: The Kings went on to win 4-0, to take the series lead 3-0. Matthew Wilson is editor of Center Ice Chat. Follow him on Twitter @Mattjw24. Be sure to also Like us on Facebook and to Follow our Tumblr page. If you'd like to contribute, or appear as a guest columnist, please email us at CenterIceChat@gmail.com.
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