Kings profited greatly from Game 1

Updated: June 8, 2014, 12:33 AM ET
By Darren Rovell | ESPN.com

The Los Angeles Kings set franchise and arena business records Wednesday night at Game 1 of the Stanley Cup finals against the New York Rangers.

The Kings broke team records for most ticket sales for a single game and most merchandise bought per fan. They also broke a Staples Center record for the most standing-room tickets sold, according to Dan Beckerman, president and CEO of AEG, which owns the Kings and the Staples Center.

"We've been breaking a lot of records this year, ...

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