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

5 days 12 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Sophomore Soccer Player Anna Merseal from St. Clair High School. Anna currently leads the team with 15 goals and nine assists. Last game out, Anna scored leading the Bulldogs to a 2-0 win over Fatima. Coach Tim Isgrig says Anna has worked hard to improve her game in the past year. Her teammates respect her and look to her for leadership. Anna is also a very good student. Current GPA is 3.8.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

3 weeks 1 day ago

On March 24, 2015, Lufthansa Airlines pilot Andreas Lubitz steered a planeful of passengers into the French Alps, killing 150 people in a grisly act of murder/suicide.

The logical first question the world is asking is why? We ask this not only to make some sort of rational sense out of the irrational act, but also so that we can try to prevent something like it from happening again.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

Evil: The Root Cause of Terror - 03/27/2015 - 11:28am
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SPORTS CORNER

13 hours 36 min ago

A late surge by the Cardinals gave them a 6-1 win over the Reds at Busch Stadium. Yadier Molina hit a three-run double in the seventh inning to break the tie. The Cards put up two more runs in the eighth to secure the win. Michael Wacha pitched seven innings of one-run ball for St. Louis to improve to 2-and-0. The Cards have won three straight.