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Not Just Another Silver Bowl

By June 3, 2012

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Montreal Canadiens in 1958: Jean Beliveau and Maurice Richard

As the Kings close in on their first championship, the Stanley Cup prepares for its turn in the spotlight.

Having been passed around by celebrating hockey teams since 1893, the Cup has a storied and peculiar history.

It's a true character with many a tale to tell, more famous than just about anyone who's ever won it.

Interest always peaks at this time of year, so we've compiled a few articles that answer some of the most frequently asked questions about the Stanley Cup:

Photo: Maurice Richard (L) and Jean Beliveau celebrate in 1958. (Transcendental Graphics/Getty Images).


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