Found June 10, 2014 on Next Impulse Sports:
I don’t think Britney Spears has ever been accused of being the biggest hockey fan in the world but, still, the tweet she sent out on Tuesday afternoon was a bit of a head-scratcher. With the Los Angeles Kings currently holding a 3-0 series lead over the New York Rangers, Britney decided it’d be a great time to show her support for the team by tweeting out a photo. She chose to do so by posing with a guy wearing a Wayne Gretzky jersey…not a bad choice considering he’s one of the best players to ever don a Kings jersey. Except the jersey in question was a #99 Oilers jersey, not a Kings one. Absolutely loving me some hockey right now! #Gretzky #ForeverAKing #GoKings — Britney Spears (@britneyspears) June 10, 2014 Yeah, weird…but Gretzky still played for the Kings so it’s all good, right? Yeah, I guess…but he also played for the Rangers, so I’m not really sure what she was trying to get at here. #ForeverAKing #ExceptForTheTimeHeWoreThisOilersJersey Article ...

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from James A. Conley of Shnarped, Marian Gaborik made Dean Lombardi and the LA Kings winners of this year’s NHL Trade Deadline. Now, the Kings are one game away from making Gaborik a champion. Playing on his third team in two seasons, Gaborik started the year alternating turns between underwhelming play and injuries on an also-ran club in Columbus. By March, his...

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Britney Spears’ Kings Tweet Forgets The Right Gretzky Jersey

Britney Spears' Kings tweet forgot the right Wayne Gretzky jersey, instead showing off his Edmonton Oilers threads.

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Game Three

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