Playoff Notes: 5th NHL playoff in 9th NHL season ... Round 2 vs Mtl: 1-0=1 in 6 gp ... Scored his 1st goal of this post-season 5/3 in gm 2 ... Round 1 vs Det: Did not play in the series ... 3 career multi-pt games ... Career OT: 1-0=1 in 22 gp ... Career Game 7s: 6 (4-2)
Your team is going to want to recapture the feeling. What they're going to have to figure out is they're going to have to rewrite the story. Because you're going to rewrite the story doesn't mean you want a different end. It's just that you're going to have to learn that there's different challenges to get there, and if you're going to try and tap the same feeling, it ain't going to happen.
— Los Angeles Kings general manager Dean Lombardi on maintaining their success from last season