Archive for August, 2012

Photos from the 2012-13 Chicago Blackhawks Ice Crew Tryouts

Well, after enjoying the 2012 Olympics in London, it’s time to get back to the grind. The beginning of training camp is less than a month away. Yes, there’s some uncertainty if the season will begin on time due to ongoing Collective Bargaining Agreement negotiations. But most people are going back to school, and summer’s almost over. On August 2, final tryouts for the Chicago Blackhawks Ice Crew were held at Johnny’s Ice House. 150 were cut down to 28, and by the end of the day, 16 women compromised the 2012-13 Chicago Blackhawks Ice Crew team. The first appearance of them won’t come until the 2012 Chicago Blackhawks Training Camp Festival on September 22, but Blackhawks photographer Chase Agnello-Dean did take some pics for the new chicagoblackhawks.com “Through the Glass” blog. Here’s a taste of what happened that day:

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