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Kings' success rooted in their depth

Carter is the latest to step up, but this playoff run is littered with multiple heroes

Updated: June 3, 2012, 3:36 AM ET
By Dan Arritt | Special to ESPNLosAngeles.com

NEWARK, N.J. -- If there's a trend that continues to define the Los Angeles Kings in this historic playoff run, it's their ability to win in a variety of ways, with a new player seemingly stepping into the spotlight after every victory.

The latest hero was Jeff Carter, who scored the overtime winner Saturday night in Game 2 of the Stanley Cup Final, lifting the Kings to a 2-1 victory against the New Jersey Devils at Prudential Center and providing them another 2-0 series lead heading back ...

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