It was the end of April when the Blackhawks began what turned into their second Stanley Cup run in the past four seasons.
The United Center was booming at the end of Thursday's Game 5 matchup.
1: Continue the aggressive team defense: The Blackhawks have allowed just 6 goals in the 4 games thus far in the series. That is outstanding.
Dave Bolland and Ray Emery are out tonight for Chicago, and Josh Harding is starting in net for Minnesota as the Blackhawks host the Wild in Game 5 of their Western Conference quarterfinal series