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Kings to honor Luc Robitaille with a bobblehead

October 16, 2009 |  1:34 pm

Luc_240Luc Robitaille will be inducted Nov. 9 into the Hockey Hall of Fame. But another honor is coming his way.

On Dec. 5 he will have his own bobblehead night as the Kings honor the club's all-time leading goal scorer and current president of business operations.  All fans who attend the 1 p.m. game at Staples Center against the St. Louis Blues will receive a Robitaille bobblehead. The Kings are also offering ticket packages beginning at $50 for their game against St. Louis and one following contests (Dallas on Oct. 22, Columbus on Oct. 25 and Vancouver on Oct. 29). The first 500 fans that ticket package will also receive an autographed Kings hat signed by Robitaille.

He will also attend a Hall of Fame Dinner Gala on Dec. 6 at 4 p.m. at LA Live's Club Nokia to raise funds for Echoes of Hope, a charity Robitaille and his wife, Stacia, founded that provides resources for fostered youth.

VIP Tickets, which includes a post-show meet and greet with Robitaille, cost $175 each and show-only tickets are $20. Dinner Gala tickets are on sale through Echoes of Hope at 310-452-3500 ext 104 or Ticketmaster will sell show-only tickets beginning at 10 a.m. Tuesday.

--Mark Medina

Photo: Luc Robitaille celebrates after learning he would be inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame. Photo credit: Genaro Molina / Los Angeles Times.