Chicago Blackhawks bearded right wing Patrick Kane hoists the Stanley Cup alongside fellow beardo defenseman Brent Seabrook after the Blackhawks beat the Boston Bruins 3-2 in Game 6 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals Monday, June 24, 2013, in Boston. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)
Ladies and Bearded gentleman, grab your favorite teams sweater, pull it on and get ready for a full season of NHL Hockey! The preseason has started and my beloved Chicago Blackhawks, who happen to be defending Stanley Cup Champions by the way, are off to great start. That isn’t the only thing off to a great start. Hockey means beards and beards mean it is time to get serious. Let’s dive right into hockey, the Blackhawks, beards, playoffs and the hardest trophy in all of sports to win, Lord Stanley’s Cup.