Kings Clip Rangers For 1-0 Lead In Stanley Cup Final

The Los Angeles Kings are three wins away from winning the Stanley Cup. Justin Williams scored the game-winning goal 4:36 in overtime as the Kings clipped the New York Rangers 3-2 in Game One of the Stanley Cup Final at Staples Center. Kyle Clifford and Drew Doughty also lit the lamp for the Kings, who are in search of their second Cup in three years. Jonathan Quick made 25 saves in the victory. Benoit Pouliot and Carl Hagelin scored 1:42 apart in the first period for New York, which is seeking its fifth Cup in club history but first since 1994. Henrik Lundqvist allowed all three goals on 43 shots in the setback. Game Two of the best-of-seven series is Saturday in LA.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

2 days 4 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Legion Baseball Player Spencer Juergens from Washington Post 218. As a pitcher, Spencer is currently 6-0 with 32 strike outs and only four walks. He's given up seven runs, three earned over 36 innings and his ERA is .736. As a hitter, Spencer's average is .500 with 14 rbi's and 11 runs scored. In 44 official at bats, Spencer has struck out just five times with two walks.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 5 days ago

Over the course of the past 16 years doing commentary on air and in print, there have sadly been many mass shootings and many predictable politicized reactions.

The shootings at Emmanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina, however, stands out for two main reasons.

It involved race, and it was done it a church.

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SPORTS CORNER

1 hour 35 sec ago

Coming up tonight in senior legion baseball, Washington Post 218 will host Pacific at Ronsick Field. Game time is 6:00 on KLPW-AM 1220.