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Repeat Performances Rare

From Dan Rosen at NHL.com,

This June will mark the 10-year anniversary of the Detroit Red Wings winning their second straight Stanley Cup championship. During the ensuing decade, the Los Angeles Lakers, New York Yankees, Denver Broncos and New England Patriots repeated as champions in their respective sports.

Detroit remains the last NHL team to do so.

The Devils came close in 2001, the closest of any team since those Red Wings, but like many former Cup winners, their reign at the top of the hockey world came crashing down in defeat.  That’s exactly what the Anaheim Ducks now are hoping to avoid.

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  Tags: stanley+cup+champions

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Paul Kukla founded Kukla’s Korner in 2005 and the site has since become the must-read site on the ‘net for all the latest happenings around the NHL.

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