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Hockey Fri Oct 09 2009

Chelios Skating Closer To Home?

As noted here earlier, former Blackhawk fan favorite and hometown guy Chris Chelios was reportedly contemplating a return to Chicago as a professional hockey player - not wearing the red,white and black of the Hawks but the maroon and gold of the Chicago Wolves.chelios.jpg

That possibility moved a step closer to reality when it was announced today that Chelios will skate with the Wolves on Monday as a possible precursor to signing a contract with the American Hockey League team, though Chelli has expressed a desire to remain in the NHL.

At 47, Chelios has played in more NHL games (1,645) than any other American-born player.

 
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