Crain’s Chicago Enterprise organized a breakfast with the Chicago Blackhawks occasion on the group’s apply facility at Fifth Third Area on the Close to West Aspect.
Round 125 attended the occasion, which started with excursions of the amenities, networking and a gathering and greeting with Blackhawks pupil Brian Campbell. After breakfast, cooked by the chef who gives meals to the group throughout apply, Crain's reporter Danny Ecker moderated a dialogue concerning the franchise with proprietor and president Rocky Wirtz, president and CEO John McDonough and group captain Jonathan Toews Earlier than the 2019-20 season, they mirrored on the previous and way forward for the franchise, together with latest modifications to the checklist, updates to the United Heart, a brand new transmission settlement and extra.
"It's nice to consider how id within the locker room is a dripping impact of what begins within the workplace," stated Toews. "This at all times appears to be an attraction for boys (within the league) as a result of they know what it means to be a Blackhawk."
The 2019 Blackhawks coaching camp begins right now at Fifth Third Area and pre-season video games start subsequent week at United Heart.