Chicago Blackhawks Tickets for SaleThe Chicago Blackhawks are a pro ice hockey team based in Chicago, Illinois who play at the United Center when at home. The Blackhawks are members of the Central Division of the Western Conference of the National Hockey League (know as the NHL). The Blackhawks have won five Stanley Cup championships since their team being founded in 1926. The Blackhawks are one of the "Original 6” NHL teams along with the Detroit Red Wings, Montreal Canadiens, Toronto Maple Leafs, Boston Bruins and New York Rangers. In 1994, the club's home stadium is now known as the United Center. They had previously played for 65 years at Chicago Stadium.
The Wirtz family became owners of the franchise. In 2007, the club came under the control of Rocky Wirtz, who turned around the organization, which had lost fan interest under his father and wasn’t even considered as being competitive when run by his father, Bill Wirtz. During the 2007–08 NHL season, the team entered a partnership with Comcast SportsNet Chicago and WGN-TV by airing selected Blackhawks home games on television. Which is something the elder Wirtz always avoided doing, In the 2008-2009 season, Comcast and WGN began airing all of the team's regular season games.
Rocky also made very important changes and additions to the management team which were directly responsible for the revitalization of the Chicago Blackhawks team. Besides the changes to the team's policies and management, the Rocky Wirtz also took major steps to rebuild the team. This was the beginning a new, winning era for the Chicago Blackhawk franchise.