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Monday Evening Roundup: Your Vegas-Partying Champion LA Kings News (6/18/12)

There’s been some epic celebration to catch up on, so here are some links!

Parade Highlights (re-living this never gets old):

Partying with Stanley: From Vegas to Venice Beach
Sure, Lord Stanley’s Cup is a hallowed object of celebration and worship. It also makes for a freaking killer beer stein.

After rocking out with Oompa Loompas at Beacher’s Madhouse in Hollywood, the Kings set out in quest of other bars that could match that level of confetti-fueled excitement. Tao Nightclub was the first stop in Vegas.

Kings Pranks And General Shenanigans

Other News Around The NHL

  • Jonathan Quick is up for the Vezina, but did you know that Dustin Brown is a candidate for the Mark Messier Leadership Award along with his good buddy Shane Doan? Awkward! []
  • The 2012 NHL Draft is this Friday, but the big stories of that day might be franchise-changing trades. [USA Today]
  • Our Pacific division rivals inked defenseman Brad Stuart to a 3-year deal with a $3.6MM cap hit. Fear the Fin is lukewarm about the signing.
  • The New York Post reports that the league may be poised to take over the Devils. The league has denied this.
  • Elliotte Friedman’s 30 Thoughts covers Rick Nash’s potential suitors. Boy, am I glad to be out of that rodeo! But are the Kings in the hunt for Parise?

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