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Jimmy Lynch,Site Expert
From the city of Chicago. Passionate about all things Blackhawks, Cubs, and Bears. | FanSider of the year 2019
I have been watching and studying hockey since I was about five years old. After further studies with strategy and understanding the game, I began to analyze each team, specifically the Blackhawks, in regards to strategy and their execution of it. Hockey is my passion, and understanding strategy and variations of it is my hobby.
Chicago based, I love to write about hockey, movies, news and pretty much anything else. I've been to more Blackhawks games than I could count, and there hasn't been a Star Wars movie I didn't enjoy or a breaking news story I wouldn't write about.
I'm a high school principal, Wednesday Warrior Comics fan, music podcaster and avid sports fan. I follow the Indiana Hoosiers football, basketball and soccer, Chicago Blackhawks, Indianapolis Colts, Toronto Blue Jays, Birmingham City Blues, and MMA. I have an English degree from Indiana University and love writing. When I grow up, I want to be a full time writer.
I'm a sports fan, but hockey above all else. I've played, coached, refereed, taught, coordinated, and now I get to write about the best game in the world. As a Maple Leafs and Blackhawks fan, I'm always happy to prove that you can, in fact, have two favourite teams.
"You can curse the darkness or light a candle. The choice is yours." -Patrick Kane
Recent college graduate in Communications who loves his Blackhawks and White Sox.
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