Bittersweet win for eldest Niedermayer
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- They had kicked, clawed and scratched at each other for nearly two weeks. They had put bloodlines aside, forgotten they were brothers and let hockey instincts take over.
They had poked each other, checked each other, and even drawn penalties on each other. Yet the second the final horn sounded Monday night, the second the New Jersey Devils beat the Anaheim Mighty Ducks to win the Stanley Cup, the pretending stopped.
Scott Niedermayer, an alternate captain for ...
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