Jim Cornelison, who sings the National Anthem for the Chicago Blackhawks, will be on loan to the Chicago Bulls for the rest of their NBA Playoffs run.
The Chicago Blackhawks’ Jim Cornelison will be on loan to the Chicago Bulls to sing the National Anthem for the remainder of the Bulls home playoffs games, the Bulls announced on Tuesday.
I love sports. But, sometimes, they’re just not that important.
Once again the Chicago Bulls struggled with a lesser seeded opponent. This time it was Atlanta Hawks, who came into the United Center and took Game 1 of the series.
Since Al-Qaida leader Osama bin Laden was killed by U.S. forces in Pakistan, the country has seen tremendous displays of patriotism. Those patriotic acts will likely continue as baseball basketball and hockey teams contineu their seasons.
When the Bulls take the court in Game 1 of their Eastern Conference semifinals game agaisnt the Hawks, it’s sure to be an energized crowd and atmosphere, and that atmosphere just got a boost it the form of Jim Cornelison.
Jim Cornelison, who peformed a stirring National Anthem at Soldier Field last weekend, will be on hand for Sunday’s historic NFC Championship matchup between the Bears and Packers.
The Chicago Bears’ matchup with the Green Bay Packers for the NFC Championship is only a few days away, but there’s still a lot to do to get the turf at Soldier Field ready for the big showdown.
It’s a good thing that most Blackhawks fans also love the Bears.