Kings Celebrate Cup With Parade, Rally
Published on June 17 2014 6:28 am
Last Updated on June 17 2014 6:28 am
Written by Millie Lange
(Los Angeles, CA) -- Fans are celebrating the Los Angeles Kings' Stanley Cup championship. Thousands lined the streets of L.A. for a Monday victory parade, followed by a rally inside the jam-packed Staples Center. Head coach Darryl Sutter thanks the fans for not giving up on them in mid-season.
Nine double-decker buses carried players, coaches and their families through downtown before the celebration moved inside. The Kings beat the New York Rangers in five games to win their second Stanley Cup in the last three seasons.
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