Found April 19, 2013 on Diehardsport:
Hollywood actor and Los Angles Kings enthusiast Wil Wheaton took over the Kings Twitter account during the second period of their 2-1 win over the Columbus Blue Jackets Thursday night and he was actually pretty hysterical.  Check it out: ATTENTION KINGS FANS I HAVE TAKEN CONTROL OF YOUR TWITTER. SEND ME BEER AND NOBODY GETS HURT. Your benevolent overlord, Wil Wheaton — LA Kings (@LAKings) April 19, 2013 Proof – @wilw… — LA Kings (@LAKings) April 19, 2013 I have an even better view of the ice from the press box than I do from my seats, so I’m in an even BETTER position to second guess the refs — LA Kings (@LAKings) April 19, 2013 I’m so excited that Matt Greene is back on the ice tonight, I feel like a tween at a Bieber concert. Or a Leafs fan in 1967. *1967 GUYS* — LA Kings (@LAKings) April 19, 2013 My Kings history: I went to my first Kings game at The Forum around 1983. I fell in love with the team and the sport. -Wil — LA Kings (@LAKings) April 19, 2013 More hockey history: I played goalie all through high school until I was injured at 18. 32 stitches to the head later, here I am. -@wilw — LA Kings (@LAKings) April 19, 2013 Fun fact: tonight, I’m wearing my original 1993 Kelly Hrudey jersey. It’s old enough to be “classic” or even “vintage”. That’s weird. -W2 — LA Kings (@LAKings) April 19, 2013 Kopitar (the best ever) without his stick, tries a soccer (that’s football to you) kick to clear the zone, misses, is still awesome. -W2 — LA Kings (@LAKings) April 19, 2013 The Blue Jackets have a power play! [SOUTH PARK GUY] annnnnnnnnnd it’s gone. -W2 — LA Kings (@LAKings) April 19, 2013 Guys, I’m pretty sure the candy dash at Staples is rigged. -W2 — LA Kings (@LAKings) April 19, 2013 Okay, everyone, just take a breath. We’re going to hop into the time machine, and that goal won’t happen. NEW TIMELINE! -W2 — LA Kings (@LAKings) April 19, 2013 Hockey trivia: on his home planet of AWESOMEOTOL IV, Anze Kopitar owns two space yachts. -W2 — LA Kings (@LAKings) April 19, 2013 Well, I have to go back to my home planet. Thanks for letting me goof off, and GO KINGS GO! -@wilw, Kings fan for life. #TeamHorseheadMask — LA Kings (@LAKings) April 19, 2013 This merely just confirms the fact that the Los Angeles Kings have the best Twitter account in the NHL. [@LAKings]

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