Team Canada's Blackhawk trio

Toews, Seabrook and Keith are rightfully excited about the Olympic honor

Updated: December 30, 2009, 9:12 PM ET
By Melissa Isaacson | ESPNChicago.com

Jonathan Toews' mother gave him the news Wednesday morning by "running into my bedroom, jumping up and down, so I knew what was going on."

Duncan Keith may have uttered a curse word when he got the call. "It might have slipped out," he admitted.

And Brent Seabrook?

"I was really nervous this morning," Seabrook said. "When the phone rang, it was a number I didn't know, so I picked it up and I didn't really know what to say. I felt bad."

Not for long, of course.

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