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Justin Williams brings Stanley Cup success to Capitals

ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) New Washington Capitals right wing Justin Williams says a lot of little things go into winning a Game 7. The Capitals are looking to Williams to add some zest and help them change their playoff fortunes. Washington signed Williams, formerly of the Los Angeles Kings, to $6.5 million, two year contract on July 1. ''It's a goal here or there, it's a blocked shot...
Via AP on Fox
24 days ago  |  Discuss

'Mr. Game 7' comes to the team that needs him most

To say Justin Williams has given it his all in Game 7's over the course of his career is almost an understatement. Williams, who signed a two-year, $6.5 million contract on July 1 with the Washington Capitals, has played in seven Game 7's in his 14-year career. His teams have gone 7-0. "I have good numbers, but it's obviously a product of the teams I've played on," Williams said...
Via Fox Sports
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Goodbye Mr. Game 7: Justin Williams leaves Kings for Capitals (VIDEO)

Goodbye Mr. Game 7. Forward Justin Williams, who won two Stanley Cups with the LA Kings, signed a two-year, $6.5-million contract with the Washington Capitals late Wednesday night. At 33-years-old, Williams scored 18 goals (41 points) in 81 games during the 2014-15 NHL season. He also won a Cup with Carolina in 2006 and the Conn Smyte Trophy in 2014. He earned the nickname 'Mr. Game...
Via Fox Sports West
July 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Caps sign Justin Williams, Lose Mike Green

In a surprising late night signing, the Washington Capitals have landed likely the best remaining unrestricted free agent forward, Justin Williams, on a two-year deal for $6.5 million.  With Williams, the Caps landed the top six forward that was coveted by GM Brian MacLellan.  MacLellan made clear after this season ended that a top six forward was a top priority, but hinted that...
Via DC Pro Sports Report
July 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Blues: Justin Williams is the answer

Good afternoon St. Louis Blues fans. I am here to tell you that Los Angeles Kings right winger Justin Williams is the answer to the Blues postseason nightmares. If the Blues are the scared child in the bed worried about the monster in the postseason closet, Williams is the one who turns on the light and says it’ll be alright. I know what you are thinking. Williams only mustered...
Via STLSportsMinute
June 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Justin Williams loves the LA Kings, but open to playing elsewhere

Justin Williams will be an unrestricted free agent on July 1st and to date his future looks pretty cloudy. Williams, 33, may be at a crossroads in his career as the LA Kings look to squeeze in numerous players despite minimal room under the salary cap. What does Williams want to do at this stage of his career? He loves the LA Kings, but he’s open to playing for a winner. Via...
Via Puck Drunk Love
May 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Justin Williams' Conn Smythe award a long time coming

LOS ANGELES -- Justin Williams has a flair for the dramatic. The flowing curly hair, the beard that might have been the best on the team and an epic nickname: Mr. Game 7. But the nickname, one he demurs and his teammates chide, was effectively shed Friday night at Staples Center. His new nickname? Mr. Conn Smythe. After leading all scorers in the Stanley Cup Final and coming through...
Via Fox Sports West
June 14, 2014  |  Discuss

2014 Stanley Cup Final: Kings’ Justin Williams Wins Conn Smythe Trophy

Justin Williams won the Conn Smythe trophy as playoff MVP on Friday night after helping lead the Los Angeles Kings to their second Stanley Cup title in three years with a Game 5 win over the New York Rangers in double overtime. The veteran winger led the Cup Final in scoring with seven points (two goals, five assists) in five games, including the Game 1 winner scored in overtime...
June 14, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Justin Williams scores OT winner for Kings

The New York Rangers and the Los Angeles Kings game one was played today in the battle for the Stanley Cup.  The game went to overtime, and the Kings wound up getting the best of the overtime period, when Justin Williams scored from a nice pass from Mike Richards that set him up with an easy look in front of the net, facing Lundqvist. Watch the shot here:
Via TopSportsReport
June 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Justin Williams leads Kings past Bruins

Justin Williams and the Los Angeles Kings know they're one of the NHL's best teams whenever their streaky offense measures up to their ever-sturdy defense. After a dominant win over an Eastern Conference power, Williams is confident the Kings are headed back into balance. Williams had a power-play goal and an assist in his 800th career game, Jonathan Quick made 20 saves and the Kings...
Via Fox Sports West
January 10, 2014  |  Discuss

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