Tag Archives: Kelly Hrudey

7th-seeded ’74-’75 Kings Upset 3rd-seeded ’92-’93 Kings in Sweep; Now Eliminated a Cup-Winner and a Cup-Finalist In Tourney

The 7th-seeded ’74-’75 Kings got off to a hot start offensively potting eight goals in both Game 1 and Game 2. In those games, the ’74-’75 Kings took up all six of the “stars,” but no player appeared more than … Continue reading

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3rd-seeded ’92-’93 Kings Only Higher Seed to Win in Qualifying First Round; Defeat 6th-seeded ’90-’91 Kings in Six Games

Despite the end result, it was the 6th-seeded ’90-’91 Kings’ offense that really exploded at the start of this series. They took the opening game of the series by a score of 8-1 as Steve Kasper was the only player … Continue reading

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Hrudey and Gretzky Lead 8th-seeded ’88-’89 Kings in Five-Game Upset of Cup-Winning, Top-seeded ’13-’14 Kings

Two goals in the third period from Wayne Gretzky, which completed his hat trick, led the 8th-seeded ’88-’89 Kings to a 5-2 win in Game 1. Goaltender Kelly Hrudey stopped 56 of 58 shots against in the win and he … Continue reading

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