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Your Friendly Monday Links Roundup: The Kings Have Been Dethroned Edition

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The Kings' Cup defense ended with a 4-3 loss in 2OT in Chicago Saturday night. The Chicago Blackhawks and the Boston Bruins will begin the battle for all the marbles on Wednesday in Chicago.

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  • Even though Sheldon Souray faded down the stretch of the season, he seems to be living well in Anaheim. [Montreal Gazette]
  • The Ducks website has written a profile of Kyle Palmieri. [Anaheim Ducks]
  • Boston Bruins center David Krejci lives a "double life," according to Backhand Shelf. [Backhand Shelf]
  • Adrian Dater believes that Joe Sakic might try to lure Jarome Iginla to the Colorado Avalanche in the offseason. It will most likely not get him a Cup, but it might be an opportunity to serve as a mentor to young, struggling team. [Sulia]
  • NHL.com has the full Stanley Cup Final schedule. As I mentioned in the preview blurb, the Final begins on Wednesday in Chicago. [NHL.com]
  • The New York Rangers might have a shot to hire Dan Bylsma as coach if the Penguins let him go. He will most likely have strong support from the Penguins' players, though, which might strongly dissuade Lemieux and Co. from firing him. [NY Post]
  • Revisiting the top amnesty buyouts, Southeast Division edition. [Habs Eyes On The Prize]
  • A recap of Game 5 of the Western Conference Finals - from the Kings' perspective. [Jewels From The Crown]
  • Vancouver Canucks fans are sad right now. Their two least favorite teams are meeting in the Stanley Cup Final. [Nucks Misconduct]
  • After just one season, the Edmonton Oilers have fired Ralph Krueger as their head coach. Dallas Eakins is expected to be named as his replacement soon. [CBC]