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Brown scores in double OT as Kings beat Rangers 5-4 for 2-0 series lead

Saturday, 06.07.2014 / 11:45 PM / News

The Canadian Press

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Brown scores in double OT as Kings beat Rangers 5-4 for 2-0 series lead

LOS ANGELES, Calif. - Dustin Brown scored in double overtime as the Los Angeles Kings beat the New York Rangers 5-4 on Saturday in Game 2 of the Stanley Cup final.

Los Angeles won Game 1 in overtime as well, topping the Rangers 3-2 on June 4.

Ryan McDonagh and Mats Zuccarello gave New York a 2-0 lead in the first period. Martin St. Louis and Derick Brassard also scored, while Henrik Lundqvist made 39 saves.

Marian Gaborik scored 7:36 into the third period to tie the game 4-4 for the Kings. Jarret Stoll, Willie Mitchell and Dwight King also scored for Los Angeles.

Jonathan Quick stopped 34 shots for the Kings.

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