Quick driven by Cup, not MVP

Updated: June 12, 2012, 3:16 AM ET
By Craig Custance | ESPN The Magazine

LOS ANGELES -- He smiled only briefly when he was handed the Conn Smythe Trophy, and it looked mostly forced for the cameras in front of him. Kings goalie Jonathan Quick took the award, skated a few feet and handed it to an NHL employee. He's not doing this for individual accolades.

A moment later we saw exactly what drives him.

Quick spotted Darryl Sutter as the Stanley Cup was being handed around by teammates near them on the ice, and he grabbed his coach in a bear hug that came ...

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