Former NHL players Dominik Hasek, Peter Forsberg, Mike Modano and Rob Blake, coach Pat Burns and referee Bill McCreary were selected for induction in the Hockey Hall of Fame.
The National Hockey League fined the Detroit Red Wings an undisclosed amount of money for remarks on the current player lockout made by Senior Vice President Jim Devellano.
Fifty-seven days, 26 games and 10 overtime periods after the start of the playoffs, the Stanley Cup champion Los Angeles Kings finally can relax.
The Detroit Red Wings avoided National Hockey League playoff elimination for the second straight game, scoring three straight third-period goals to rally for a 4-3 win over the San Jose Sharks.
The Los Angeles Kings took a 1-0 lead after the first period as they tried to finish off the New York Rangers and clinch the Stanley Cup title.
Chris Kreider and Brian Boyle scored in a four-minute span late in the second period to give the Rangers a 2-1 lead against the host Los Angeles Kings as New York tried to stay alive in the Stanley Cup finals.
Marian Gaborik of the Los Angeles Kings scored on a power play eight minutes into the third period to tie the New York Rangers 2-2 and send their Stanley Cup finals game into overtime.
Alec Martinez scored with five minutes left in the second overtime period and the Los Angeles Kings defeated the New York Rangers 3-2 to capture their second Stanley Cup title in three years.
National Hockey League fans have shelled out a record $10.7 million on resale tickets to see the Rangers take on the Montreal Canadiens in New York.