Category Archives: Blackhawks

Day 266: Shoot Out

Yesterday was the Blackhawks first preseason home game.  In celebration of their first win, with many more to come, I wanted to post a picture that I got from training camp. Advertisements

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Day 260: Jim Cornelison

Jim Cornelison is in his fourth season as the Blackhawks’ full-time National Anthem singer, having made regular appearances singing the anthem at the United Center since 1996. Cornelison, a native of Vienna, Virginia, sang with numerous opera companies before coming … Continue reading

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Day 259: Blackhawks Training Camp

Today the start of the Blackhawks 2011-2012 season kicked off with the Blackhawks Training Camp Festival.  The sold out festivities started at 8am with practice taking place for the Robert Morris hockey team followed by youth hockey ice time with … Continue reading

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Day 195: Tony O

Today is the start of the Blackhawks Convention downtown at the Hilton.  Although it is the off-season for the Hawks and they weren’t able to bring the Cup back to Chicago this year, it didn’t stop the fans from swiping … Continue reading

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Day 166: Hawks in the Skyline

Even though our beloved Blackhawks did not take home the Stanley Cup this year (congratulations are in order for the Boston Bruins who ended their 39 year Cup drought), this picture really says a lot about the support a city … Continue reading

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Day 164: Outside the UC

Again, looking back on things that were happening last year, here is a photo of the Michael Jordan statue outside of the United Center during the Stanley Cup playoffs of 2010.  The statue was adorned with hockey skates and a Towes … Continue reading

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Day 161: Remembering Last Year

    This time last year, the city of Chicago was getting ready to head out in an 80 degree day in hockey jerseys to cheer on the Blackhawks brought the Stanley Cup to Chicago.  With ticker tape falling from … Continue reading

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