Found May 28, 2013 on
from Pierre LeBrun of ESPN,
It explains itself.
No matter how many you’ve played, it’s special unto itself.
“If you don’t get butterflies, there’s something wrong with you,” said Los Angeles Kings veteran Justin Williams, who is 3-0 in Game 7s in his career with seven points (3-4).
“But at the same time, control the butterflies, be calm, be confident; that’s how we aim to approach it,” Williams added after the morning skate at Staples Center.
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BEST OF MAXIM
LOS ANGELES -- There is something about Game 7 of the Stanley CupPlayoffs that brings out the best in Justin Williams.
Limited to just a pair of goals in the first 12 games of this seasons playoffs, Williams exploded for a pair of goalsless than minutes apart in the second period to lead the Kings to a 2-1victory.
The two goals now give Williamsfive career goals in deciding Game...
The Los Angeles Kings prevailed Tuesday night in Game 7 to win battle of California against the San Jose Sharks by score of 2-1. Justin Williams was the hero of this Game 7 with the two goals for LA. Nobody should be surprised, this guy shows up for big games. Williams now has 9 points, 5 goals in four career game 7's Justin Williams was the Game 7 hero for Los Angeles Kings...
Justin Williams scored two goals in the second period, and the Los Angeles Kings advanced to the Western Conference finals with a 2-1 victory over the San Jose Sharks in Game 7 on Tuesday night.
Jonathan Quick made 25 saves as the defending Stanley Cup champions finished off this agonizingly even series with their 14th consecutive home victory over the past two months, including...
Justin Williams is a two-time Stanley Cup-winner with a track record for Game 7 production but even he never turned in a performance like the one he did on Tuesday in the Los Angeles Kings' 2-1 victory over the San Jose Sharks at the Staples Center.
Last year the Kings mostly trampled their opposition en route to the Cup (save the final series, which they won in six games),...
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Justin Williams scored two goals in the second period, and the Los Angeles Kings advanced to the Western Conference finals with a 2-1 victory over the San Jose Sharks in Game 7 on Tuesday night.
Jonathan Quick made 25 saves as the defending Stanley Cup champions finished off this agonizingly even series with their 14th consecutive home victory over the past two...
The defending champion Los Angeles Kings entered Tuesday’s Game 7 of the Western Conference Semifinals undefeated at home in the playoffs. After a scoreless first period, the Kings scored twice in the second period and held off the San Jose Sharks 2-1 to take the series four games to three. Justin Williams scored both goals [...]
The playoffs are always an exciting time for any hockey fan but for some people, it can be a frustrating team if their team is on the outside looking in. Carolina fans know this feeling all too well, as the Hurricanes have failed to make the playoffs the last four years and it's pretty clear that many are dissatisfied with the on-ice product from recent years. Going four years...
Just a few things that caught my eye:
If at first you don't succeed, try, try again. I'm talking about you, Brent Seabrook. It's a rare day when you score the game winner twice ... in the same game.
Block the shot or get out of the bloody way. Niklas Kronwall is going to be seeing that one in his sleep for a long, long time.
(Eds: APNewsNow. Will be updated. With AP Photos.) By GREG BEACHAM AP Sports Writer Although the Los Angeles Kings' road toward a second straight Stanley Cup title has been longer, steeper and a whole lot bumpier than last season's journey, the champs are still right on course.
The Kings needed 13 games to reach their second straight Western Conference finals this spring...