The Los Angeles Kings will honor the shooting victims of the recent Las Vegas massacre, including one of their own employees.
The team will sport a helmet adorned with a heart sticker that displays their slain employee's initials for at 7 p.m. for Thursday's game against the Philadelphia Flyers at Staples Center.
Twenty-two year old Christiana Duarte of Torrance was in her first year working for the hockey team as a Fan and Services Associate. She had recently graduated from the University of Arizona.
"In just a brief period of time, Chrissy has an immeasurable impact on all of us," the LA Kinds President Luc Robitaille said in a statement. "We want to make every effort to ensure that everyone knows how special she was and the impact she already had made on so many people."
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Her heartbroken family describes her as a sweet and diligent woman who had a bright future ahead of her.
Duarte attended the Route 91 Harvest Country Music Festival with her brother and his girlfriend when a gunman opened fire on the concertgoers.
To commemorate the slain victims of the massacre, the hockey team will hold a moment of silence and present a special video before the game starts. They will also take a moment to salute the first responders who were on the scene on Sunday.