Game 1 Has No Early Flow As Teams Ease Their Way Into Cup Finals

Icing. Offsides. That’s the early story of Game 1, and it’s creating a pretty uneventful flow to the hockey game. It’s slow. We expected a bit of a feeling-out period for both teams given the lack of head-to-head play between them and the fact that neither team has played in nearly a week, but frankly, this is a bit much.

Stick with SB Nation’s dedicated NHL hub for full Stanley Cup finals coverage. For more on the New Jersey Devils, check out Devils blog In Lou We Trust. For more on the Los Angeles Kings, check out Jewels From The Crown and SB Nation Los Angeles.

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