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Kings set Guinness World Record for largest laser light show

On 20th anniversary of Staples Center opening, team goes for big pregame

by Dan O'Leary @DanOLeary25 / NHL.com Staff Writer

The Los Angeles Kings shattered a record before the puck even dropped on Thursday.

The team set a record for largest laser light show before their game against the Buffalo Sabres at Staples Center.

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The Guinness Book of World Records had an official, Andrew Glass, on site at the game to verify the record according to the Kings.

The Kings used 642 lasers during the show. The previous record was 342.

The record was set on the 20th anniversary of the opening of Staples Center.

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