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Blackhawks fans celebrate the team's second Stanley Cup Final victory in four seasons. (Photo by Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images.)

Even More Fans With Cup Fever Second Time Around

There’s an old song: love is better the second time around. That’s how a lot of hawks fans are feeling today about this second championship. It’s even sweeter, in part, because it seems, more fans than ever are sharing the excitement.

06/25/2013

Esquire Barber Shop

Wauconda Barber Shaves Playoff Beards For Charity

Three years ago after the Blackhawks won the last Stanley Cup, Tremonte’s Barber Shop saw plenty of men looking to shave of their beards. This year, owner Will Tremonte thought he’d make an event out of it.

06/25/2013

Blackhawks fans celebrate the Stanley Cup championship in Lakeview (Credit: CBS)

Photos: Blackhawks Fans Celebrate Stanley Cup

Blackhawks fans celebrated all night long and into the early morning after the Blackhawks beat the Bruins to win the Stanley Cup for the second time in four years.

06/25/2013

Windy City Silkscreeners began printing up Blackhawks championship T-shirts before Game 6 of the Stanley Cup Final, in case the Blackhawks clinched the series in Boston. (Credit: Bernie Tafoya)

T-Shirt Makers Printing Up A Storm In Case Blackhawks Win Stanley Cup

If the Blackhawks beat the Bruins Monday night to win the Stanley Cup, merchandisers will be Johnny-on-the-spot with championship wear for sale.

WBBM Newsradio–06/24/2013

Blackhawks fans attend the Stanley Cup victory parade. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Baffoe: A Guide To Celebrating A Blackhawks Win Tonight

Here’s a helpful guide in case you’re not quite sure how to approach tonight’s Game 6 so as not to embarrass yourself or the city (because Chicago bandwagoners are known nationally).

CBS Chicago–06/24/2013

Jonathan Toews  celebrates after scoring a goal against Tuukka Rask #40 of the Boston Bruins in the second period in Game Four of the 2013 NHL Stanley Cup Final  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Blackhawks Beat Bruins 6-5 In OT, Even Series 2-2

Brent Seabrook’s goal 9:51 into overtime lifted the Chicago Blackhawks to a wild 6-5 victory over the Boston Bruins on Wednesday night and tied the Stanley Cup finals through four games.

06/19/2013

The Blackhawks logo. (Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Blackhawks Fans Observe Superstitious Rituals

CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov reports Blackhawks fans follow their own unique habits –- or superstitions — in hopes of helping their team.

06/17/2013

The Blackhawks logo. (Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Should The Blackhawks Ditch Their Indian Head Logo?

“Commit to the Indian” isn’t just an order by a coach or a phrase to be mocked on sports radio. It’s something that might warrant a deeper consideration.

670 The Score–06/17/2013

2013 NHL Stanley Cup Final - Game One

Bernstein: Go Ahead, Make Fun Of “Boston Strong”

As soon as a well-meant charitable effort is twisted into a Stanley Cup rallying cry, all bets are off.

670 The Score–06/15/2013

The Chicago Blackhawks celebrate with the fans.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Ten Foot Mailbag: The Best Thing About Being A Chicago Sports Fan

Chicago has dealt with enough awfulness that I feel we have more fans in this town that “get it;” “it” being, yeah, losing sucks, but I don’t have to look at this as just a black and white, did they win or did they lose issue.

CBS Chicago–06/14/2013

Michael Frolik  and Brandon Saad  celebrate after Johnny Oduya #27 (not pictured) scored a goal in the third period against goalie Tuukka Rask (L) #40 of the Boston Bruins in Game One of the NHL 2013 Stanley Cup Final (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Blackhawks Beat Bruins 4-3 In 3OT Cup Opener

Andrew Shaw skated off to the side and pumped his arms furiously. One shot from the right point plus two deflections was just enough to beat Tuukka Rask in the fifth-longest Stanley Cup finals game in history.

06/13/2013

Blackhawks fans celebrate the team's Stanley Cup Final victory in 2010.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Blackhawks Fans More Unified, This Time Around

If there is any grumbling still going on, I can’t hear it.

670 The Score–06/12/2013

(Credit: Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Kings Need To Score More To Beat Blackhawks

After a rare day off for rest and contemplation, the Los Angeles Kings came back focused on what’s missing from their run at a second straight Stanley Cup title.

05/31/2013

Members of the Chicago Blackhawks mob teammate Brent Seabrook after Seabrook scored the game-winning goal against the Detroit Red Wings in Game Seven of the Western Conference Semifinals. (Credit: Johnathan Daniel, Getty)

Seabrook’s OT Goal Lifts Blackhawks Past Red Wings

Brent Seabrook sent a wrist shot past goalie Jimmy Howard’s glove 3:35 into overtime to give the Chicago Blackhawks a 2-1 victory over the Detroit Red Wings in Game 7 of their second-round playoff series on Wednesday night.

05/29/2013

Former White Sox pitcher Mark Buehrle hoists the Crosstown Cup in 2011. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Baffoe: I Am The Miserable Crosstown Cup

Inanimate objects aren’t supposed to have existential crises, but here I am. What the hell is the point of me? Seriously.

CBS Chicago–05/29/2013

The Blackhawks celebrate a goal in Detroit. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Hoge: Blackhawks Rally After Nearly Throwing Season Away

With their season on the line, the Blackhawks nearly coughed up their Stanley Cup chances with a dreadful second period.

CBS Chicago–05/27/2013

Patrick Sharp tries to drive around Niklas Kronwall. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Red Wings Take Game 3 And 2-1 Series Lead Over Blackhawks

Gustav Nyquist and Drew Miller scored 31 seconds apart midway through the second period and Pavel Datsyuk restored a two-goal lead in the third to help the Detroit Red Wings beat the Chicago Blackhawks 3-1 Monday night to take a 2-1 lead in the second round series.

05/20/2013

Jonathan Toews. (Credit: Jonathan Daniel, Getty)

Bickell Scores In OT, Blackhawks Beat Wild 2-1

Bryan Bickell scored in overtime on a two-on-one rush, and the Chicago Blackhawks started the playoffs on a winning note after dominating the regular season, beating the Minnesota Wild 2-1 on Tuesday night.

04/30/2013

Blackhawks fans celebrate the team's recent success. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Abbatacola: God Favors The ‘Hawks

For my entire adult life, I believed God was too busy to be concerned with sports.

CBS Chicago–03/07/2013

John McDonough (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Bernstein: ‘Hawks Boss Keeps Eyes On Cup

Blackhawks President John McDonough understands the difference between history and trivia.

CBS Chicago–03/06/2013

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