January 24th, 2014, 02:01 AM #1
Dodger Stadium hockey a new ballgame for NHL (USA Today)
The NHL will turn up the heat on its outdoor hockey concept Saturday when the Los Angeles Kings play the Anaheim Ducks at Dodger Stadium (9:30 p.m. ET, NBC Sports) with a game-time temperature that could be near 60 degrees.
With a beach volleyball court set up near the rink and Gene Simmons and KISS providing entertainment, this is guaranteed to be like no other outdoor hockey game you have ever seen.
"Most of the guys are packing a different kind of wardrobe (for Los Angeles)," NHL chief operating officer John Collins said. "I'm expecting a lot of Hawaiian shirts on game day instead of six layers of clothes."
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