Jun 28, 2013; Chicago, IL, USA; Chicago Blackhawks right wing Marian Hossa (81) during the 2013 Stanley Cup championship celebration at Grant Park in Chicago. Mandatory Credit: Dennis Wierzbicki-USA TODAY Sports
This weekend is the Blackhawks convention weekend. A lot has happened since the Blackhawks left the ice in Boston with the Stanley Cup. In just a little over a month the NHL has had it’s draft, free agency period start, and released it’s schedule. Just when you are ready for a breather here comes the Hawks convention. For all you basic information here is a link about the 2013 Hawks convention.
If you never have been to the Convention and want to know what it is like from another fan’s prospective here is Melissa Renz story from the 2012 Blackhawks Convention.
A lot of current player and past great players will be there for the festivities including the best name to ever play in between the pipes at Chicago Stadium, Murray Bannerman! Here is the complete list of invitees for the Convention.
There will be a lot of panels at the convention since you already know about Bannerman there will be a goalie panel with Tony Esposito and Pat Foley joining Bannerman. There will be 13 panels total at this years convention here is the list of all of them with dates and times.
It should be a lot of fun! If your heading down to the convention, Have a great time!