The Madeleine Brand Show for June 12, 2012

Chronicling the adventures of the Stanley Cup Trophy

2012 NHL Stanley Cup Final ? Game Six

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(L-R) Jeff Carter #77 and Drew Doughty #8 of the Los Angeles Kings celebrate with the Stanley Cup in the locker room after the Los Angeles Kings defeated the New Jersey Devils 6-1 in Game Six of the 2012 Stanley Cup Final at the Staples Center on June 11, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. The Kings won the series 4-2.

Randy, co-host of comedy and sports podcast "Sklarbro Country," and History Channel's new show, "United Stats of America," joins David to talk about about the strange traditions of the most famous trophy in sports, the Stanley Cup.

The Stanley Cup is about 36 inches tall and weights about 35 pounds. Traditionally, players from the championship winning team get to take home the Stanley Cup and take it where ever they'd like. That's led to some misadventures.

Guest:

Randy Sklar, co-host of podcast "Sklarbro Country," and History Channel's new show, "United Stats of America."


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