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Video: King helps Kings get back in Game 5

Jun 8, 2013, 10:19 PM EDT

The Los Angeles Kings entered the second period facing an imposing – but not impenetrable – margin as the Chicago Blackhawks built a 2-0 lead.

As of this writing, Anze Kopitar managed to make it 2-2 in the third period, but the Kings wouldn’t have gotten this far without a pivotal second period. First things first, Dwight King resurrected his Chris Kontos impression to make it 2-1 via a shorthanded tally.

Jonathan Quick experienced some rocky moments in the first period, but he recovered during the intermission and ended up making big saves, including a beauty against Marian Hossa.

Take a look at their turnaround in the video below:

Here’s the 2-2 goal by Kopitar:

  1. 8man - Jun 8, 2013 at 10:25 PM

    Reigning champs. Playing with pride.

    • einjzmolf - Jun 8, 2013 at 10:28 PM

      Reigning bandwagoners. Waiting until their team’s back in it to show up, eh?

      • 8man - Jun 8, 2013 at 11:35 PM

        No. Just recognizing effort. My team is waiting to see who they play next.

      • einjzmolf - Jun 8, 2013 at 11:37 PM

        Ah, rooting for the easier opponent! I like your style! Gave the kings a little too much credit though, had to give you a hard time. Go B’s ;)

  2. alswingman - Jun 8, 2013 at 10:43 PM

    say goodnight Quickie

    • sabatimus - Jun 8, 2013 at 10:48 PM

      Take that!

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