Hard to kill cockroach Kings

Never-say-die Los Angeles team has Rangers on the ropes heading to Game 3

Updated: June 8, 2014, 2:39 AM ET
By Pierre LeBrun | ESPN.com

LOS ANGELES -- They are the royal cockroaches of the NHL.

And we say that as a term of endearment.

You cannot kill the Los Angeles Kings. They will not go away.

The San Jose Sharks found that out after going up 3-0 in a first-round series before watching the Kings stunningly pull off four straight wins.

The Anaheim Ducks felt pretty good after a Game 5 victory gave them a 3-2 series lead, only to see the Kings raise their game to a whole new level en route to beating ...

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