Kings Drop Rangers In Two OT's

Dustin Brown re-directed a shot from the point from Willie Mitchell past Henrik Lundqvist midway through double-overtime to send the Kings to a 5-4 win over the Rangers in Game Two of the Stanley Cup Final from the STAPLES Center. Mitchell also scored in regulation as did Jarret Stoll. Dwight King and Marian Gaborik both lit the lamp in the third period to tie the contest for Los Angeles, which holds a 2-0 lead in the best-of-seven series. Jonathan Quick made 34 saves in the win. Goals from Ryan McDonagh and Mats Zuccarello gave New York a lead in the first period. Martin St. Louis and Derick Brassard also scored for the Rangers, who have either led or been tied during every regulation minute of the series. Henrik Lundqvist stopped 39 shots for New York, which hosts Game Three at Madison Square Garden on Monday.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

6 days 18 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Borgia Freshman Golfer Thomas Alferman. Alferman is a member of the Borgia team that qualified for the state tournament at Silo Ridge in Boliver this week. In the district tournament at the Sullivan Country Club, Thomas shot a 13 over par 84 helping the team to a second place finish.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

3 days 16 hours ago

Commencement, it is said, is a beginning. Yet graduations are also the end of an era--for students and their parents. For the kids, it's a time of excitement and promise. For parents, it's a bit more bittersweet.

What will the future hold for the Class of 2015? Time will tell.

My youngest has now graduated from high school. Back in 1980, I was the youngest of my family who graduated.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

1 day 5 hours ago

Alex Gordon hit a two-run homer and the Kansas City Royals beat the St. Louis Cardinals 3-2 on Saturday in a game that was shortened to six innings because of inclement weather. Edinson Volquez (4-3) allowed two runs on four hits for Kansas