The Chicago Blackhawks pose with the Clarence S. Campbell Bowl after they won 4-3 in the second overtime against the Los Angeles Kings during Game 5 of the Western Conference final Saturday night. (Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)
One day after the Penguins were eliminated from the playoffs, the Kings found themselves in an uncomfortably similar position. The Chicago Blackhawks were looking to coast through Game 5 to the Stanley Cup final, but the Kings weren't going to make it easy. The Twitter world reacted to the action.
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