It was a hard-fought battle, but the Los Angeles Kings emerged triumphant with a double-overtime victory over the New York Rangers in Game 5 of the Stanley Cup finals. With the team playing on home ice, Los Angeles erupted with excitement, both on the streets and online.
Hollywood reacted with the same level of excitement in seeing their home team bring home the Cup for the second time in three seasons. Many celebrities were live Tweeting the game, while others waited until it was over to trumpet their joy and support across the Internet.
We’ve gathered some of the best and funniest reactions we saw, including a few kind words from some disheartened New York fans.
Every King needs his chalice… welcome home #StanleyCup!!
WE DID IT http://t.co/wjY8yNfAgJ
– Chloë Grace Moretz (@ChloeGMoretz) June 14, 2014
– NHL (@NHL) June 14, 2014