Apr 24, 2014, 10:28 PM EDT
The L.A. Kings, Stanley Cup champions two years ago and Western Conference finalists in 2013, are fighting to prolong their first-round playoff series with the San Jose Sharks on Thursday.
The Sharks can pull off the sweep with a win tonight, which would make the Kings, their California rivals, the second team to be eliminated from the Stanley Cup playoffs.
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- Leafs sign Matthias — one year, $2.3 million 17
- Report: Kopitar, Kings in ‘early stages of negotiations’ for extension 12
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