• Staff Sgt. Erik Gallardo (left) and Medal of Honor recipient Staff Sgt. Salvatore Giunta prepare to drop a ceremonial puck as L.A. Kings captain Dustin Brown (23) faces off against Toronto Maple Leafs captain Dion Phaneuf (3) at the Staples Center in Los Angeles on Monday, Jan. 10, 2011. (C) NHL

    Puck drop

    Staff Sgt. Erik Gallardo (left) and Medal of Honor recipient Staff Sgt. Salvatore Giunta prepare to drop a ceremonial puck as L.A. Kings captain Dustin Brown (23) faces off against Toronto Maple Leafs captain Dion Phaneuf (3) at the Staples Center in...

  • Medal of Honor recipient Staff Sgt. Salvatore Giunta (left) and Staff Sgt. Erik Gallardo wear L.A. Kings jerseys as they wave from the crowd during the Kings game against the Toronto Maple Leafs at the Staples Center in Los Angeles on Monday, Jan. 10, 2011. (C) NHL

    Staples Center hockey

    Medal of Honor recipient Staff Sgt. Salvatore Giunta (left) and Staff Sgt. Erik Gallardo wear L.A. Kings jerseys as they wave from the crowd during the Kings game against the Toronto Maple Leafs at the Staples Center in Los Angeles on Monday, Jan. 10...

  • Medal of Honor recipient Staff Sgt. Salvatore Giunta (center) and Staff Sgt. Erik Gallardo salute as Sgt. Cindy Scott of the Canadian Air Command Band (left) sings during opening ceremonies at the L.A. Kings game against the Toronto Maple Leafs at the Staples Center in Los Angeles on Monday, Jan. 10, 2011. (C) NHL

    Opening ceremonies

    Medal of Honor recipient Staff Sgt. Salvatore Giunta (center) and Staff Sgt. Erik Gallardo salute as Sgt. Cindy Scott of the Canadian Air Command Band (left) sings during opening ceremonies at the L.A. Kings game against the Toronto Maple Leafs at the...

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