The sport we love isn’t just for average Joes like you and me.It seems there are many well-known persons—both male and female, past and present—who’ve laced up their skates for a fast-paced game of hockey.

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Of this group of luminaries are those who like to show off their love of the game, either through their movies, TV shows (think David Boreanaz of the popular TV crime drama ), or music (Five for Fighting).

And then there are those who don’t exactly clamor to tell the world they play: Canadian singers Justin Bieber and Avril Lavigne played in their younger days.

And, believe it or not, even Paris Hilton took to the ice with her high school team.

Just one month ago, a clip of Fox Sports' Erin Andrews swerving her head to avoid a kiss from rapper 50 Cent went viral on the Internet -- but now there might be a good explanation for the apparent diss. PHOTOS: Celebs who love athletes "Things are good," Stoll told E!

News that he and the sportscaster are, indeed, dating, confirming a few months of speculation.

Kings' hockey player Jarret Stoll, 30, confirmed to E!

News, joking that "there's obviously some sports she knows a little bit more about than me, it bothers me a little bit, but I'll take it." "Yeah, it's fine," he continued. It's her off-time right now -- her down time -- before baseball starts up again." The NHL star explained that he and Andrews initially met through fellow athlete (and now TV host) Michael Strahan, and have been going strong for quite some time now.

PHOTOS: Erin Andrews, then and now In fact, he shared, the pair had a very "mellow, low-key" Valentine's Day together -- that included a self-imposed curfew for him. "We spent that day out in Malibu, it was like the day before [Valentine's Day] …

had a great day out there and then had a nice dinner out here by the beach. [The Kings] played the next night, too, so I had a personal curfew set up.