If the Lightning didn't understand their role as props in the Blackhawks' coronation in Game 6, then Patrick Kane, Duncan Keith and Corey Crawford explained it to them. Here's the 5 Things blog scribbled in the blinding afterglow of a modern-day dynasty:
1. One goal. Done deal.
The question all season was this: Could a Blackhawks team that was built to win now actually win this year’s Stanley Cup and warrant consideration as a dynasty with three titles in six salary-cap years?
Asked and answered.
Blackhawks 2, Lightning nothing. After being on loan for a year, the Stanley Cup returned to what seems to be its rightful...