This never happened to Johnny Carson. Or Jay Leno.
It’s tradition in some arenas to waive strange big head cutouts behind the backboard to try to distract opposing shooters — the Stay Puft Marshmallow Man, Rosie O’Donnell, Albert Einstein, Donald Trump, Homer Simpson, Stewie Griffin, Payton Manning, and countless others have been “immortalized” this way.
This season, Kings fans went with the faces of Tonight Show host Jimmy Fallon.
Fallon loves it.
This usually is where I would say something about Fallon and his face, but as I love my job here at NBC, and because I understand the power structure, I will just sit here quietly. #Fallonisthebest