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ANGRY Edmonton Oilers fans start throwing GARBAGE at the LA Kings players after loss

Published April 18, 2023 at 11:58
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In game one of the best-of-seven series between the Edmonton Oilers and the LA Kings, the Oilers were hoping for a win but ended up suffering a 4-3 overtime defeat at home. The Oilers had a promising start, leading 2-0 going into the third period, and even extended their lead to 3-1 with just half a period remaining. However, the Kings made a remarkable comeback and tied the game, forcing it into overtime where they eventually claimed victory.

The Oilers' loss was a major disappointment for their fans, who had high hopes for their team in this series. Unfortunately, some of the fans' frustration boiled over and resulted in a reckless display of behavior. As the Kings scored the game-winning goal, angry Oilers fans began throwing garbage onto the ice, creating a dangerous and unsportsmanlike environment.

Videos of the incident show a beer can narrowly missing Anze Kopitar, a Kings player who was celebrating the goal with his teammates. The reckless behavior of the fans posed a significant threat to the safety of the players and officials on the ice. It is unacceptable for fans to resort to such behavior, regardless of the outcome of the game or their level of frustration.

As sports enthusiasts, it is crucial to remember that games are meant to be enjoyed and celebrated in a positive and respectful manner. The passion and love for the sport should not be used as an excuse for unsportsmanlike behavior, and it is important to hold ourselves and others accountable for our actions.




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