The LA Kings, in conjunction with FOX Sports West, will launch "Hockey Night in Los Angeles," a new broadcast series taking place on select Saturday home games.
Hockey Night in Los Angeles is a series of special weekend games in which the club's broadcasts and activations in and around STAPLES Center will include celebrity guests, themed programming and outdoor fan fests featuring live music acts.
As part of the broadcast experience, Kings fans can expect the following to begin this Saturday when the Kings host the Columbus Blue Jackets at 7:30 p.m.
- A celebrity Guest of Honor featured on the broadcast
- LA Kings Live pregame show to welcome former Kings forward Derek Armstrong alongside Patrick O'Neal and Jarret Stoll for a debate panel discussing Kings and NHL storylines
- New video series hosted by former Kings forward Teddy Purcell
- Kings Broadcasters participating in a "Survivor Pool" as part of each broadcast
- Special video features focused on Youth Hockey in Southern California during most broadcasts
This Saturday, actor Eric Stonestreet, co-star of ABC's Modern Family, will be the featured celebrity guest.
He's no stranger to the Kings and always provides an entertaining outlook on games.
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For the Kings matchup-up against the Calgary Flames on November 10, Kevin Ryder - co-host of KROQ's Kevin & Bean - will be the celebrity guest.
As part of the in-arena experience, Kings fans can expect the following during Hockey Night in Los Angeles games:
- Outdoor pregame fan fests prior to evening games featuring a variety of live music acts
- New in-arena Saturday Night Opening video
- Anthem performances by, among others, Mike Yung (Nov. 3); Daniel Emmett (Nov. 10); and multiple appearances by Pia Toscano
Hockey Night in Los Angeles Schedule
- November 3 vs. Columbus - 7:30 p.m.
- November 10 vs. Calgary - 7 p.m.
- November 24 vs. Vancouver - 7 p.m.
- December 8 vs. Las Vegas - 1 p.m.
- December 29 vs. Las Vegas - 1 p.m.
- January 5 vs. Edmonton - 7 p.m.
- January 12 vs. Pittsburgh - 7:30 p.m.
- February 16 vs. Boston - 7:30 p.m.
- March 2 vs. Chicago - 1 p.m.
- March 16 vs. Florida - 1 p.m.
- March 23 vs. Anaheim - 7:30 p.m.
- March 30 vs. Chicago - 7:30 p.m.
- April 6 vs. Las Vegas - 7:30 p.m.
The Kings host the Philadelphia Flyers for Dia De Los Muertos Night presented by Delta Air Lines at STAPLES Center tomorrow night at 7:30 p.m.
The game will be broadcast on FOX Sports West, the FOX Sports App, the LA Kings Audio Network on iHeartRadio and on ESPN Deportes 1330 AM.