LOS ANGELES (KDKA) — One of the NHL’s biggest fans was in the house at the Staples Center Saturday night when the Penguins played the Kings.READ MORE: Four People Arrested Following Overnight Robberies, Carjacking
Worldwide entertainer and artist Snoop Dogg was the pregame DJ for the contest while also dropping the ceremonial first puck.
“Sidney Crosby and @AnzeKopitar were only *a little* starstruck for @SnoopDogg’s puck drop ⭐”
Then Snoop entered the Kings television broadcast booth to try his skills on the mic during the first period.READ MORE: PTL Links: Dec. 3, 2021
“The LA Kings had Snoop Dogg in the booth doing play-by-play tonight and it was amazing,”
“Somebody gonna want that moolah.” @SnoopDogg’s play by play on this power play is pure entertainment 💰”
Snoop is a major Kings fan, but is also a fan of the sport and the league in general. Snoop was recently involved with a series of NHL promos that included the proper slang of the sport. He spoke to reporters about the experience during the first intermission.
“I think I could be a hockey analyst” @SnoopDogg brought ALL the goods to Hockey Night in LA 👏”MORE NEWS: Pittsburgh Weather: Warmer Temperatures Expected This Weekend
The Penguins ended up losing the game 5-2 Saturday night. Pittsburgh continues the West Coast road trip Tuesday night against the San Jose Sharks.