May 15, 2013
Home cookin' helps Kings see off Sharks
Quick looking every bit like last year's Conn Smythe winner
By WES GILBERTSON, QMI Agency

Los Angeles Kings goalie Jonathan Quick (32) makes a second period save on San Jose Sharks left wing T.J. Galiardi (21) during Game 1 of their NHL Western Conference semifinal playoff hockey game in Los Angeles, California, May 14, 2013. (REUTERS)

LOS ANGELES - The Los Angeles Kings have sworn up and down that whatever happened last spring is ancient history.

History, though, has a way of repeating itself.

Kings netminder Jonathan Quick looked every bit like the 2012 Conn Smythe Trophy winner in Tuesday's 2-0 win over the San Jose Sharks at the Staples Center, posting his sixth career playoff shutout with a 35-save performance.



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