With teams from the country’s two biggest market vying Ice Hockey supremacy, this year’s Stanley Cup Final is poised to be an epic affair.
The mighty New York Rangers faces off against the tenacious and battle-hardened Los Angeles Kings in one of the most glitzy matchup in all of sports. There are countless fascinating story lines to follow in this series; Will the Rangers break their title drought on the 20th Anniversary of their last title? Having overcome insurmountable odds and winning a mind-boggling 6 playoff elimination games, will the Kings win their second Stanley Cup in three years?
Coming out of what is widely considered the better conference, the Western Conference Champions Kings are the odds makers favorites to take it all, but you can never count the Rangers out especially when you have a Goaltender by the name of Henrik Lundqvist between the sticks. The Rangers will have to navigate two daunting matches in LA’s Staples Center before returning to the fortress that is Madison Square Garden. Hunger for a championship after 20 barren years, the Rangers fans are poised to BLOW the roof off the Garden in when it host Game 3 on June 9, 2014 at 8pm.