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The Blues met John Travolta and were pretty excited about it

Nov 21, 2013, 5:54 PM EDT

In keeping with PHT’s goal of bringing hockey fans all the NHL news they need to know AND the odd bit of news they have absolutely no need to know, here’s a picture of some St. Louis Blues with famous actor John Travolta — star of Look Who’s Talking, Look Who’s Talking Too, and Look Who’s Talking Now — in Boston, where the Blues have a big game tonight against the Bruins.

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Picture courtesy Darren Pang, who’s right there in the middle.

“It was cool,” defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk said, per In The Slot. “We didn’t even realize that he was there until Panger mentioned something and he came over and chatted with us. He was just a very, very nice guy, very humble. It’s always cool to meet someone like that.”

Apparently Travolta is in Boston filming a movie called The Forger, which is hopefully better than his last movie, Killing Season, which the Los Angeles Times called a “pretentious, preposterous, dueling-dialect flameout,” but was still better than Look Who’s Talking Now.

Related: The Sens saw Too Short at a sushi place in Hollywood and were pretty excited about it

  1. esracerx46 - Nov 21, 2013 at 6:04 PM

    Perhaps I’m showing my age, or lack of….but who the hell is Too Short?

    • einjzmolf - Nov 21, 2013 at 6:16 PM

      If you were really showing your age you’d actually know who Too Short is. He’s an 80’s/90’s hip-hop artist.

      • esracerx46 - Nov 21, 2013 at 6:29 PM

        So then its lack of age…born in 89.

  2. andrewsabourin13 - Nov 21, 2013 at 6:07 PM

    Great article

  3. jhaegs - Nov 21, 2013 at 6:07 PM

    Holy Jumpin! It’s Danny Zuko!!!

  4. jhaegs - Nov 21, 2013 at 6:09 PM

    “esracerx46
    Nov 21, 2013, 5:04 PM CST

    Perhaps I’m showing my age, or lack of….but who the hell is Too Short?”

    Darren Pang is Too Short! Bu Dum Chshh

    • esracerx46 - Nov 21, 2013 at 6:37 PM

      Who’s Darren Pang? If it wasn’t for his TV work I probably wouldn’t know him. How was he a finalist for Calder?

  5. jhaegs - Nov 21, 2013 at 6:19 PM

    (He also said “or lack of”)

    • esracerx46 - Nov 21, 2013 at 6:32 PM

      This came on the same day I realized I’m getting old because I saw where a payphone used to be in a building…old enough to remember antiquated technology. Its a weird feeling.

      • jimeejohnson - Nov 21, 2013 at 8:56 PM

        Sorta like remembering the days when there was no internet.

      • esracerx46 - Nov 21, 2013 at 11:43 PM

        Thank god for Al Gore.

  6. atwatercrushesokoye - Nov 21, 2013 at 6:49 PM

    Why is everyone just ignoring the fact that Telly Savalas and Jay Leno are photobombing the left side of the picture?

  7. muckleflugga - Nov 21, 2013 at 6:50 PM

    no mention of a youthful ed asner and wait, is that charles martin smith?

    no reference to travolta in face off

  8. sportsfan69 - Nov 21, 2013 at 7:05 PM

    Hey Atwater,

    That was good, Kojak – who loves you baby!

  9. sportsfan69 - Nov 21, 2013 at 7:10 PM

    John T. Is looking horrible. Plastic surgeries gone bad.

  10. biffnasty - Nov 21, 2013 at 7:23 PM

    After the photo, travolta immediately asked everyone there for a massage. Let the lawsuits commence

  11. jimeejohnson - Nov 21, 2013 at 8:54 PM

    It was all downhill after Barbarino. Yeah, right!

  12. jhagman99 - Nov 21, 2013 at 9:33 PM

    He gave Panger a happy ending. “Holy Jumpin!!!”

  13. thebigwhitecat - Nov 21, 2013 at 10:05 PM

    “you know what they call a Quarter Pounder with Cheese in Paris?
    They call it a Royale with cheese.”

  14. themagicman1223 - Nov 21, 2013 at 10:47 PM

    Travolta probably recruited them to join the church of scientology, where you refuse to give medication to your son.

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