By Doyle Woody
Anchorage Daily News
ANCHORAGE – Even if the Las Vegas Wranglers capture the Kelly Cup — and the bet here is they will — their triumph will furnish scant consolation for the conquered Alaska Aces.
Nor will the Aces find much salve in their advancement to the second round of the playoffs, a march they alone among ECHL teams have achieved in each of the last five seasons.
And the myriad what-ifs do not matter now.