May 11, 2013
California dreaming: Kings-Ducks playoff series a possibility
Ducks-Red Wings heading to Game 7 Sunday night
By RANDY SPORTAK, QMI Agency

Los Angeles Kings' Dustin Penner celebrates his second period goal against the St. Louis Blues during Game 6 of their NHL Western Conference quarterfinal hockey playoff in Los Angeles, California May 10, 2013. (REUTERS)

SoCal Showdown. Freeway Faceoff.

There's no well-known billing for a Stanley Cup playoff meeting between the Los Angeles Kings and Anaheim Ducks because -- as amazing as it sounds -- it's never happened.

The Kings held up their end of the bargain by dispatching the St. Louis Blues in six games, a series in which they dropped the first two clashes and stormed back with four consecutive wins, capped by a 2-1 victory Friday night on home ice.



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