Chicago's new lovable ... winners

Blackhawks are 'brothers for life' and the city's new sports legends

Updated: June 10, 2010, 3:36 PM ET
By Melissa Isaacson | ESPNChicago.com

PHILADELPHIA -- The lamp never lit, not a buzzer was sounded, but nothing about the Chicago Blackhawks' Stanley Cup championship was anticlimactic.

Not the winning goal by Patrick Kane, which lifted the Hawks past the Philadelphia Flyers 4-3 in overtime of Game 6 on Wednesday night.

Not the final series, which pit two teams of distinctly different styles in one of the most entertaining best-of-seven sets in years.

Not the winning team, which seemed destined for this from the ...

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