Blackhawks Stun Bruins Late To Win Stanley Cup

The Blackhawks scored twice in a span of 17 seconds with under 90 seconds to play to beat the Bruins 3-2 in Game Six and capture their fifth Stanley Cup in franchise history. Bryan Bickell tied the game before Dave Bolland buried the game-winner with 59 seconds to play for Chicago, which last lifted the Cup in 2010. Jonathan Toews also scored and had an assist for the 'hawks while Corey Crawford made 23 saves. Patrick Kane was named the winner of the Conn Smythe Trophy, awarded to the player judged to be most valuable to his team in the postseason. Milan Lucic gave Boston the lead with less than eight minutes to play. Chris Kelly also scored for the Bruins while Tuukka Rask halted 28 shots in defeat.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

6 days 15 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 12 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 2 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