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Twitter Tuesday: 4 Reasons Hockey Fans Are Special

By JoHannah Lowder
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Jun 28, 2013; Chicago, IL, USA; A general shot of the crowd during the Chicago Blackhawks 2013 Stanley Cup championship celebration parade in Chicago. Mandatory Credit: Dennis Wierzbicki-USA TODAY Sports

Over the past week it became obvious that hockey fans are a special group. We love the game so much that other sports are secondary at best, and other sports fans just scratch their heads trying to understand our terminology and dedication to the game. Hockey fans hashed out what sets us apart from other fans on Twitter with the hashtag  #YouKnowYoureAHockeyFan. Here are just a few of the great responses from you guys.

Reason 1. Outlook on life

Reason 2. Dedication to the game

Reason 3. Other sports are secondary

Reason 4. Very… unique terminology

Here’s a bonus tweet from our hashtag a few weeks ago #ThingsYouCanDoIn17Seconds. Awesome.

Thanks for playing along! If you want to be a part of the conversation, send out more hashtags or add some in the comments section.

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