Hawks distract from bad baseball

Hockey-mad Chicago has tuned out the Cubs and White Sox

Updated: June 11, 2010, 5:21 PM ET
By Jon Greenberg | ESPNChicago.com

CHICAGO -- Paul Konerko is an active White Sox legend. For how much longer, no one knows.

But for now, before games he sits in the corner stall once occupied by Frank Thomas and Jim Thome as the Slugger in Residence, working on crossword puzzles, thumbing through a Time magazine, talking to reporters.

Konerko is also the biggest hockey fan on the team. Earlier this week, with the potential for either a Game 7 at the United Center or a downtown parade on the horizon ...

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