Friday, April 21, 2006
Stanley Cup returns to England after 114-year hiatus
The Stanley Cup made an unusual journey through London, England this week, passing puzzled Britons on its way to the same shop where Lord Stanley bought the original in 1892.
The shop now sells jewelry to exclusive customers, serving them champagne as they browse through diamonds.
Workers at the shop weren't sure what to make of the large, silver cup - a replica, in fact, with the original retired and now sitting inside the Hockey Hall of Fame in Toronto. READ ON