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Thursday
Jan092014

Five for Fighting & Jordin Sparks to Perform at Special Hockey Game at L.A.'s Dodger Stadium

FiveforFighting.comFive for Fighting and Jordin Sparks will both be performing at L.A.'s Dodger Stadium January 25 -- not at a baseball game, but at a hockey game.  The match-up, which will see the Anaheim Ducks face off against the L.A. Kings, is part of the National Hockey League's 2014 Stadium Series of special outdoor games. This will mark the first-ever NHL outdoor game in California.

Jordin will sing the National Anthem before the puck drops, while John Ondrasik, the man who records under the Five for Fighting name, will perform during the second intermission.  Rock legends KISS will entertain the crowd during the first intermission.

For Ondrasik, a hockey fanatic and lifelong Kings fan who's written for the team's website, the gig is a dream come true.  Even the name "Five for Fighting" is a hockey term.  On Twitter, he wrote, "For a L.A. boy who grew up w Lasorda & Dionne I'm Excited/Stoked/Geeked to perform at Stadium 4 & my ."

The action-packed event will air live at 9:30 p.m. ET on the NBCSN network in the U.S. and on CBC and RDS2 in Canada.  A limited amount of tickets for the Dodger Stadium game are available for purchase now at Ticketmaster.com and Ticketmaster.ca. 

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