Last night, the Chicago Blackhawks and the Los Angeles Kings met for the third and final game of their regular-season series. However, back in November, the Twitter war between avid Blackhawks fan, former world wrestling champion, and emerging UFC fighter CM Punk and LA Kings’ mascot, Bailey, was renewed yet again. (To read what happened, click here) Well, Punk attended the game, and he was the celebrity shooter for the Blackhawks’ second-intermission “Shoot the Puck” contest. But this chapter of the rivalry actually started during the Kings’ previous game against Minnesota last Saturday night.
After some witty banter during the game, the twitter jabs started to get a little chippy.
Which led to what happened Monday night.
And by the end of the game — a 4-1 Hawks victory over the Kings:
And thus, the best Twitter war in the last 3 years adds yet another chapter to this storied rivalry.
TO BE CONTINUED…