LA Kings bid to host the 2017 NHL All-Star game

The Kings have put in a bid to play host to the 2017 NHL All-Star game at Staples Center, a team spokesman said. It would mark the 50th anniversary of the franchise, plus those of the Dallas Stars, Philadelphia Flyers, Pittsburgh Penguins, St. Louis Blues. The Kings hosted the 2002 All-Star game at Staples Center.