By Kevin Kayhart For Dailymail.com
Published: 03:03 GMT, 1 December 2019 | Updated: 04:33 GMT, 1 December 2019
Pat Sajak made his first public appearance since undergoing emergency surgery for a blocked intestine three weeks ago.
The longtime host of Wheel Of Fortune, 73, attended the Washington Capitals game against the Tampa Bay Lightning on Friday in DC with his daughter Maggie, 24, by his side.
The game show host has been enjoying time with his family at their home in Severna Park, Maryland for the Thanksgiving holiday.
First sighting: Pat Sajak, 73, was spotted at a Washington Capitals hockey game on Friday with his daughter Maggie, just three weeks after he had emergency surgery
In a photo obtained by hockey blog RMNB, Sajak looked happy and healthy dressed in a red Capitals pull-over jacket.
Showing his allegiance to his adopted home state of Maryland, he also wore a black Baltimore Orioles baseball cap.
His daughter Maggie was all smiles to his right in a white furry top and her long blonde tresses pulled back off her face with a hair clip.
Health scare: Sajak underwent emergency surgery for a blacked intestine on November 8
Pinch hitter: It was announced that Vanna White would take over as host until Sajak returned
'Always great to see Pat around the arena,' NBC Sports