Blackhawks Top Kings, Force Game Seven

Patrick Kane scored twice including the game-winner with less than four minutes left as the Blackhawks topped the Kings 4-3 to force a Game Seven in the Western Conference Final at STAPLES Center. Duncan Keith tied the game on an assist from Kane as Chicago tied the series at three games apiece. Ben Smith also lit the lamp for the 'Hawks while Corey Crawford stopped 26 shots in the win. Dwight King, Drew Doughty and Alec Martinez all found the back of the net for Los Angeles, which has lost two straight in the series. Jonathan Quick made 21 saves in defeat. The Blackhawks will host Game Seven on Sunday night with the winner advancing to face the New York Rangers in the Stanley Cup Final.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

5 days 22 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Sullivan Senior Baseball Player Matt Foster. Matt pitched a no hitter against Union in a game at GCS Ballpark in Illinois Friday night. He struck out 13 batters and walked four while throwing 111 pitches. He also had one hit in the game. Matt is also very good with the bat. His .520 average and 14 runs batted in leads the team.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 days 18 hours ago

Early Thursday morning, I received news that vandals had broken in to St. Francis Borgia Grade School in Washington, causing extensive damage to several classrooms and offices. School was closed for the day as the Washington Police Department went about their business of securing what had changed from a school community to a crime scene overnight.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

4 hours 1 min ago

Floyd Mayweather Jr., the 38-year-old with the baby face and the unblemished professional boxing record, beat Manny Pacquiao on Saturday night with a unanimous decision in what was considered the highest-grossing bout in history.