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The Blackhawks are Helping Chicago Rediscover NHL Hockey

Published by on May 16, 2009
Article Source: Bleacher Report - NHL

Coming of age in the Chicagoland area during the early 1990s meant two things for sports fans, Michael Jordan's Bulls and the Blackhawks.

The team that the Hawks put on the ice during that brief span in which they made the 1992 Stanley Cup Finals was exiting. I had never played hockey in my life, but the energy surrounding the Hawks was too strong to ignore.

There was Jeremy Roenick in the middle, hard hitting Chris Chelios playing defense, and the brick wall that was Eddie Belfour at goaltender.

These young players made hockey exciting for me as a wide-eyed pre-teen. Not only did the Hawks of the early '90s play with flair on the ice, but they were taking the ...

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