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After years of estrangement, Hull and Mikita will be ambassadors for Hawks

Updated: March 7, 2008, 10:22 PM ET
Associated Press

CHICAGO -- The Chicago Blackhawks will welcome back long-estranged Hall of Famers Bobby Hull and Stan Mikita to the organization Friday night.

The former stars have not been close to the team for decades. Senior vice president Bob Pulford's move to an executive position within the Wirtz Corporation after the death of team owner Bill Wirtz opened the way for their return.

It started when Rocky Wirtz, Bill Wirtz's son, took over the team, Hull said.

"Rocky got rid of some of the ...

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