Mysterious black cat trots onto ice during hockey warmup

Black Cats Gets Loose at Preds/Sharks Game
Black Cats Gets Loose at Preds/Sharks Game

TIL: there might be such a thing as a feline hockey fan.

A black cat was seen trotting around the ice before Friday's matchup between the San Jose Sharks and the Nashville Predators — providing both teams with an excellent excuse for losing.

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The Sharks, who were on home ice, ended up coming out on top, beating the Predators 5-2. So maybe this is a lucky black cat?

All joking aside, black cats aren't actually unlucky (obviously). In fact, this myth often hurts their chances of finding homes. Adopt one yourself — you could end up with a furry hockey fan like this guy.

[H/T: SB Nation]

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