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 6 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Swimmer Michael Matthews from St. Francis Borgia Regional High School in Washington. Michael medalled in two events at the state swim meet at the St. Peters Rec-Plex. He took 7th in the 50-Yard Freestyle and 4th in the 100-Yard Butterfly. Michael also medalled in four events in the AAA Conference meet, helping Borgia secure the conference title.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 days 2 hours ago

I have just returned from spending four days in a guided silent retreat. The grace of silence is that it allows us to listen and reflect.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

10 hours 35 min ago

Marcus Murphy ran for two touchdowns to help his team get the lead, and Maty Mauk threw a pair of second-half touchdown passes to seal the win as No. 19/20 Missouri won its fifth straight game, a 29-21 victory over Tennessee at Neyland Stadium. The win was the school-record 10th consective on the road for the Tigers (9-2, 6-1 SEC), which broke the mark first establish from 1978-80.