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A closed captioning error on Wednesday has led to Kings' rookie Nik Stauskas getting an awesome new nickname: Sauce Castillo.

By Extra Mustard
March 26, 2015

A closed captioning error on Wednesday has led to Kings' rookie Nik Stauskas getting an awesome new nickname: Sauce Castillo.

CSN screengrab via Deadspin

And with a nickname that great, a meme was born.

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Even the team's official account got in on the action.

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As you might imagine, Stauskas was very confused when he saw his phone after the game with endless mentions of Sauce Castillo

The nickname is likely not going anywhere, as the team president is excited about the marketing opportunites.

Stauskas is fine with this, even telling the Kings' public address announced that he's cool with being announced as Sauce Castillo in a game.

Brendan Maloy

 

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