Kings vs. Rangers Stanley Cup Video: Watch Alec Martinez's Game 5 OT Winner

Joseph Zucker@@JosephZuckerFeatured ColumnistJune 14, 2014

Jun 13, 2014; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Los Angeles Kings defenseman Alec Martinez (27) scores the game-winning goal past New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist (30) during the second overtime period in game five of the 2014 Stanley Cup Final at Staples Center. Mandatory Credit: Richard Mackson-USA TODAY Sports

It may have taken over four hours, but the fans in Los Angeles are going home happy after Alec Martinez's goal gave the Kings their second Stanley Cup in three years.

The defenseman scored the winner in the Kings' 3-2 double-overtime Game 5 late Friday night against the New York Rangers, thus bringing an end to the longest game in franchise history, per the team's official Twitter account:

This is the second time that Martinez won a series for Los Angeles this postseason. He scored the winner in the Kings' 5-4 Game 7 win over the Chicago Blackhawks in the Western Conference Final.

slash iconYour sports. Delivered.

Enjoy our content? Join our newsletter to get the latest in sports news delivered straight to your inbox!