That Sports Thing is off to a red-hot start, and we've already completed the first half of the first season.
It wasn't the prettiest of starts for the Blackhawks and Lord Stanley.
The Cup was late to arrive at Game 6 after the Blackhawks took down the Lightning, 2-0, at the United Center.
Trevor van Riemsdyk made a splash as an unknown coming out of training camp last fall. Now he'll have a few more seasons to see what he can do with the Blackhawks.
We’re just about through Day 1 of free agency. Here’s how things broke down for the Blackhawks:
Winning a third Stanley Cup in six seasons will only increase your value as a franchise.