LA Kings Beat Devils 6-1, Claim 1st Stanley Cup
Los Angeles. The Los Angeles Kings have won their first NHL championship, beating the New Jersey Devils 6-1 on Monday night in Game 6 of the Stanley Cup finals.
Jeff Carter and Trevor Lewis scored two goals apiece, and Jonathan Quick made 17 saves in his latest stellar performance for the Kings, the first eighth-seeded playoff team to win the Stanley Cup.
Captain Dustin Brown had a goal and two assists as Los Angeles ended its dominant two-month playoff run in front of frenzied fans who had waited 45 years for their first look at the Stanley Cup since the Kings joined the competition in 1967.