The Los Angeles Kings stormed to the first title in franchise history last night, defeating the New Jersey Devils 6-1.
And, in response, the Twitterverse, especially in Hollywood, was filled with congratulatory messages for the team that had gone 44 years without hoisting the Stanley Cup.
Among the most famous fans responding on that social network…
Alyssa Milano: “#LAKings #StanleyCup #WeAreTheF–kingChampions
Josh Duhamel: “History has been made. Lord Stanley’s Cup now resides in LA. Congrats to the #KINGS on an amazing run!!”
Marlon Wayans: “Congrats to all the LA Kings, LA, all the Canadians that r illegally in la & love hockey and had to pick the kings by default”
D.L. Hughley: “The Kings win the Stanley Cup! It’s weird for LA 2 win a Championship without riots! I guess Mexicans haven’t figured out what 2 burn yet”
Matthew Perry: “We win the Stanley Cup!!!!!!!!!!!!!!”
Kevin Connolly: “Me winning the Stanley Cup!!! Oh, no wait. I’m an out of work actor… Sorry!!! #maybenextyear http://yfrog.com/nzdhjabj”
Ryan Seacrest: “45 years in the making, the Kings have earned their crown.”
Erin Andrews: “The Kings are kings”…great line by Doc…great story & moment..#congrats”