Saturday's Coyotes Tracks - champions crowned. Again.

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The Los Angeles Kings are champions of the NHL for the second time in three years. Today's Tracks covers many of the Stanley Cup storylines plus several stories from around the league.

Stanley Cup News

Champions. Again. - Jewels From The Crown
This is a thing that really just happened.

Game Five Recap: The Los Angeles Kings Win the Stanley Cup - Jewels From The Crown
Alec Martinez wins the longest game in franchise history in double overtime, as the Kings overcome one last deficit to win their second championship.

How Tanner Pearson and Tyler Toffoli are dominating the Rangers' best defensemen - SBNation.com
The Los Angeles Kings' two young forwards, Tanner Pearson and Tyler Toffoli, dominated the Rangers' best defensive pairing.

Justin Williams wins Conn Smythe Trophy as postseason MVP - CBSSports.com
Justin Williams of the Kings was named the Conn Smythe Trophy winner after a 25-point postseason appearance for the champions.

Stoll relieved series’ over, because Kings were out of gas | ProHockeyTalk
They've played in 64 postseason games over three years.

Rangers Vs. Kings Game 5 Recap: It Was One Heck Of A Run - Blueshirt Banter
The New York Rangers magical run came to an end tonight with a 3-2 double overtime loss the Los Angeles Kings.

Getting to know Anton Stralman, the Rangers' unsung hero on defense - SBNation.com
Playing on the Rangers' second defensive pairing, Anton Stralman has long gone unnoticed. But that time is over.

‘Tears of heartbreak’ for Lundqvist, Rangers | ProHockeyTalk
It seemed a lot closer than a 4-1 series.

CBC says goodbye in moving, playoff-closing montage (Video) | Puck Daddy - Yahoo Sports
The Los Angeles Kings' Stanley Cup win on Friday night was bittersweet, because Alec Martinez's double OT goal didn't just signal the end of the playoffs -- it signaled the end of an era for Hockey Night in Canada.

Coyotes News

Coyotes will still be value shopping in free agency | FOX Sports on MSN
GM Don Maloney might see a small bump in payroll budget, but not enough to drastically alter the team's operating philosophy.

Sundogs News

Prescott Valley CHL team to bury owner, GM alive | FOX Sports on MSN
Campaign hopes to drum up 300 new seasons tickets.

News From Around the Hockey World

The limitations of evaluating goaltender performance (Trending Topics) | Puck Daddy - Yahoo Sports
Each of these — wins (often with a capital W), goals-against average, and save percentage — is limited in its own way.

GMs Back Competition Committee Recommendations - Phoenix Coyotes - Features
NHL general managers granted their support to the recommendations made by the League's Competition Committee earlier this week.

A look at Florida Panthers coaching candidate Marc Crawford - Litter Box Cats
We continue to take a look at the men who could be the next head coach of the Cats. Next up, Marc Crawford.

Kimmo Timonen signs one-year extension with the Flyers - Broad Street Hockey
The Flyers' best defenseman, Kimmo Timonen, will be back for one more NHL season after he signed an extension with the Flyers on Friday.

Rumor has it Vincent Lecavalier and Philadelphia Flyers to part ways - Raw Charge
You could see this coming at the time he signed, but Vincent Lecavalier is likely done in Philly.

Staff Report Cards : Duncan Keith - Second City Hockey
This year we are going to tackle our report cards a little differently, by having each staff member grade the players.

The Final Howl

VIDEO: Darryl Sutter's son lifts Stanley Cup, gives great interview - CBSSports.com
Is it dusty in here?

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