Is Ozzy Osbourne a die-hard fan of hockey? Probably not, but that wouldn’t stop the Prince of Darkness from promoting a NHL team. A new promo clip for the Washington Capitals features Osbourne, along with Wheel Of Fortune’s Pat Sajak, Meet The Press’ David Gregory, and (for some reason) Tom Green, asking fans to “unleash the fury” as the team makes its way to their fourth consecutive trip to the Stanley Cup Playoffs. Osbourne’s appearance isn’t totally random, however, since the hockey team apparently comes back to the ice after intermission to the song “Let Me Hear You Scream.”
While this is a nice attempt of Ozzy to show off his “love” for the NHL, we still feel that Dave Mustaine’s video shout out for the Philadelphia Flyers was cooler. Here’s a recap for the non-hockey fans: back in 2008, Mike Wise said in a Washinton Post column that fans of the Flyers that were women and children looked like they could “work security for Megadeth.” In response to that particular statement, Mustaine released the following video message to the Flyers’ fans:
Maybe hockey is the most metal sport after all.