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Alec Martinez

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  • Coffee Companion (6/16): Orioles fall on a championship Sunday for Spurs, Kaymer

    Coffee Companion (6/16): Orioles fall on a championship Sunday for Spurs, Kaymer
    Let me be the last to wish a Happy Father's Day to all of the great dads out there -- especially mine. I hope you all spent the weekend relaxing on your respective couches and enjoying everything that happened this weekend in sports. And if you didn't,...
  • Panthers blue line filled with giants

    A quick glance at many of the young Panthers defensemen taking part in this week's development camp at the team's training facility, and one would think that General Manager Dale Tallon is building an NBA team instead of an NHL squad. Of the 10...
  • Kings sign Gaborik to 7-year contract

    The Sports Xchange Kings sign Gaborik to 7-year contract The Los Angeles Kings signed forward Marian Gaborik to a seven-year contract, the team announced Wednesday. Financial terms were not disclosed, but ESPN.com reported an average annual value of...
  • The Whiteboard Jungle: Mayor should hold himself to higher standard

    The Whiteboard Jungle: Mayor should hold himself to higher standard
    When Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti declared “this is a big f—in’ day” while holding up a bottle of beer on live television at Monday’s rally celebrating the Los Angeles Kings winning the National Hockey League’s...
  • NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio loses hockey bet, sings 'I Love L.A.'

    NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio loses hockey bet, sings 'I Love L.A.'
    New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is a man of his word. Even when it means he has to go on national TV and sing the praises of Los Angeles. Heading into the NHL finals, De Blasio and L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti made a bet: If the Kings won, De Blasio...
  • Just call Kings' Justin Williams Mr. MVP

    Just call Kings' Justin Williams Mr. MVP
    Hockey is the ultimate team game, which is what makes the Conn Smythe Trophy, awarded annually to the playoff's most valuable player, such an anomaly. Individual versus team award? Most winners will tell you that, as kids, they lie awake dreaming...
  • A miserable playoff start, memorable Stanley Cup finish for Kings

    A miserable playoff start, memorable Stanley Cup finish for Kings
    After becoming the first team to reach the Stanley Cup Final by winning three series in Game 7, all on the road, the Kings' five-game series victory over the New York Rangers to win the Stanley Cup almost seemed abrupt — except that all three...
  • Kings are a quality team that is built to last

    Kings are a quality team that is built to last
    The blades of their skates cut deep and wide now, far beyond the chilly ice and raucous fans at Staples Center, far past even the highest of hopes for a black-shirted hockey team in a bright and sunny land. When Alec Martinez slapped a shot past the New...
  • Kings add up to a title, line by line and pair by pair

    Kings add up to a title, line by line and pair by pair
    Beyond the overall team chemistry that paced the Kings to the Stanley Cup title, there were complementary divisions of offensive lines and defense pairs that Coach Darryl Sutter established to create a Cup winner. Here is a line-by-line and pair-by-pair...
  • Kings' Alec Martinez joins short list with Stanley Cup overtime work

    Kings' Alec Martinez joins short list with Stanley Cup overtime work
    There have been 17 players who scored an overtime goal to win the Stanley Cup. Only two have waited longer than Kings defenseman Alec Martinez. Martinez’s series-winning goal in a 3-2 victory over the New York Rangers came 14 minutes 34 seconds...
  • Kings' championship parade to be held Monday in L.A.

    Kings' championship parade to be held Monday in L.A.
    The Kings' championship parade will begin downtown Monday at noon at Figueroa and 5th Street and end 30 to 45 minutes later at Staples Center. Kings players, coaches and broadcasters will be among those riding in double-decker buses and pickup trucks on...
  • On The Fly: Boston Could Be Going For The Gold

    In Greater Hartford, we're debating the merits of building a $60 million minor league ballpark. A few hours north, the sports stakes could be wee bit higher — Boston is among four cities on the short list for the U.S. Olympic Committee's 2014 Summer...