Kings Drop Rangers In Two OT's

Dustin Brown re-directed a shot from the point from Willie Mitchell past Henrik Lundqvist midway through double-overtime to send the Kings to a 5-4 win over the Rangers in Game Two of the Stanley Cup Final from the STAPLES Center. Mitchell also scored in regulation as did Jarret Stoll. Dwight King and Marian Gaborik both lit the lamp in the third period to tie the contest for Los Angeles, which holds a 2-0 lead in the best-of-seven series. Jonathan Quick made 34 saves in the win. Goals from Ryan McDonagh and Mats Zuccarello gave New York a lead in the first period. Martin St. Louis and Derick Brassard also scored for the Rangers, who have either led or been tied during every regulation minute of the series. Henrik Lundqvist stopped 39 shots for New York, which hosts Game Three at Madison Square Garden on Monday.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

4 days 14 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Owensville Sophomore Cross Country Runner Carter Bracato. Carter finished 13th in Class 3 with the best time of any local runner at state. He attacked the Oak Hill Golf Club Course in Jefferson City finishing with a time of 16:50.67, leading Owensville to a 6th place finish in the team standings. Carter medalled in several events this season.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

3 days 9 hours ago

"No Justice, No Peace"

Certainly, there was no peace on the streets of Ferguson on the night the grand jury announced it would not indict police officer Darren Wilson for the shooting of Michael Brown.

The images of a city burning were disturbing, saddening and sickening. Every business torched leaves in its wake families who have lost their source of income, and a community that will find it that much harder to rebuild.

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SPORTS CORNER

3 hours 31 min ago

No. 17 Missouri is going back to the SEC championship. The Tigers scored 18 unanswered points and forced a late turnover to secure a 21-14 win over Arkansas. Missouri, which has won six games in a row, returns to the SEC title game for the second straight season.