Interesting facts about the Stanley Cup trophy

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PORT MCNEILL, CANADA - AUGUST 12: Willie Mitchell #33 of the Los Angeles Kings holds up the Stanley Cup at the top of Mount Benedict August 12, 2012 near Port McNeill, British Columbia, Canada. Mitchell took the Stanley Cup to his hometown of Port McNeill, B.C. for his one-day celebration with the prized trophy. (Photo by Jeff Vinnick/NHLI via Getty Images)

MLONDON - APRIL 20: A member of the Hockey Hall of Fame takes a photo of the plaque outside Boodles shop on Regent Street to show where Lord Stanley brought the trophy in 1892 on April 20, 2006 in London, England. The Stanley Cup is a season long cup competition for the National Hockey League. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

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LONDON - SEPTEMBER 26: Members of the Anaheim Ducks hockey team get their first look at their names engraved on the Stanley Cup on September 26, 2007 prior to this weekend's games against the Los Angeles Kings in London, England. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

James Lipton And Stanley Cup In Store Event

NEW YORK, NY - MAY 03: James Lipton interviews "Keeper of the Cup" Phil Pritchard at the James Lipton and Stanley Cup in store event at NHL powered by Reebok Store on May 3, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Taylor Hill/Getty Images)

nCHICAGO - OCTOBER 14: A locked gate between two large square Stop signs is seen at the United Center, home of the NHL Chicago Blackhawks hockey team October 14, 2004 in Chicago, Illinois. The National Hockey League season was to have opened last night but did not because of the near month-long lockout which started September 16. (Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Former Edmonton Oilers owner Peter Pocklington (right, foreground, men on left unidentified) hoists the Stanley Cup in Boston in 1988. Photo: Postmedia News

Former Edmonton Oilers owner Peter Pocklington (right, foreground, men on left unidentified) hoists the Stanley Cup in Boston in 1988. Photo: Postmedia News

FILE - In this May 24, 1980, file photo, New York Islanders captain Denis Potvin (5) reaches out to touch the Stanley Cup trophy as teammate Brian Trottier, right, looks on after the Islanders won the NHL's Stanley Cup championship by defeating the Philadelphia Flyers 5-4 in overtime in Game 6 at Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale, N.Y. A person familiar with the situation says the Islanders have struck a deal to move to Brooklyn's Barclays Center as early as 2015. The person was not authorized to discuss the situation prior to an afternoon announcement, Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2012, and spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)

FILE - In this May 24, 1980, file photo, New York Islanders captain Denis Potvin (5) reaches out to touch the Stanley Cup trophy as teammate Brian Trottier, right, looks on after the Islanders won the NHL's Stanley Cup championship by defeating the Philadelphia Flyers 5-4 in overtime in Game 6 at Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale, N.Y. A person familiar with the situation says the Islanders have struck a deal to move to Brooklyn's Barclays Center as early as 2015. The person was not authorized to discuss the situation prior to an afternoon announcement, Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2012, and spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)

DETROIT - JUNE 12: Mark Eaton #7 of the Pittsburgh Penguins kisses the Stanley Cup in front of photographers after Game Seven of the 2009 NHL Stanley Cup Finals against the Detroit Red Wings at Joe Louis Arena on June 12, 2009 in Detroit, Michigan. The Penguins defeated the Red Wings 2-1 in the seventh game to win the Stanley Cup Finals series 4 games to 3. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

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NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 11: NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman stands between the Stanley Cup trophy and a 21 foot replica of the Stanley Cup trophy in Times Square on April 11, 2012 in New York City. To kick off the start of the NHL Stanley Cup playoffs, a 21 foot, 6,600 pound replica of the Stanley Cup trophy was unveiled in Times Square. The replica trophy doubles as a water fountain that New York residents and visitors can drink from. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)