Chicago Blackhawks


CHICAGO (AP) -- Alec Martinez scored at 5:47 of overtime, and the Los Angeles Kings beat the Chicago Blackhawks 5-4 in Game 7 of the Western Conference finals Sunday night.


The Chicago Blackhawks have rallied from third period deficits in each of their last two wins, but their biggest comeback in the Western Conference Finals may not be complete just yet.


After combining for a series-high nine goals in Game 5 on Wednesday, both the Chicago Blackhawks and Los Angeles Kings expect a tighter checking affair as the Western Conference final contin


News and notes as the Western Conference finals kicks off today between the Chicago Blackhawks and visiting Los Angeles Kings [3 p.m., NBC] at the United Center:


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