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Watch: Lightning Astronaut makes an appearance on SportsCenter

by Staff Writer / Tampa Bay Lightning

If you happened to watch SportsCenter on Thursday morning, you might have found yourself questioning if that was the Lightning Astronaut in the background waving a Lightning flag, dancing and making fake golf swings while the anchors talked about Phil Mickelson.

Well, it was the Lightning Astronaut. He's quite famous after making Canadiens goalie Carey Price laugh during the Second Round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs at Amalie Arena.

Below you can watch Malektronic owner Ben Malek along with the Astronaut as they discuss the Bolts run in the Stanley Cup Playoffs and how the Astronaut became a thing at Lightning games.

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