Blackhawks Celebrate Stanley Cup With Rally
Published on June 28 2013 2:24 pm
Last Updated on June 28 2013 2:24 pm
Written by Millie Lange
(Chicago, IL) -- The party is on in Chicago. The Blackhawks celebrated their Stanley Cup championship with a victory parade and rally Friday. Team captain Jonathan Toews says they appreciate all the great fan support.
Players and coaches rode on double-decker buses through the streets of downtown, followed by a rally at Grant Park. The Blackhawks defeated the Boston Bruins in six games to capture the fifth Stanley Cup in franchise history and their second in four seasons.
Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews said they have such a great chemistry. Center Patrick Sharp said there is no better place to play hockey than Chicago while forward Patrick Kane said sharing this with the fans is what it's all about. Blackhawks head coach Joel Quenneville said it's very rewarding to bring another title to Chicago.