Commissioner Bettman statement regarding Stadium Series game at Soldier Field

Saturday, 03.01.2014 / 11:51 PM
NHL Media

National Hockey League Commissioner Gary Bettman released the following statement regarding tonight’s 2014 Coors Light NHL Stadium Series game between the Chicago Blackhawks and Pittsburgh Penguins at Soldier Field:

"The skill and perseverance of our players, combined with the enthusiasm and energy of the greatest fans in sports, created a memorable culmination for the 2014 Coors Light Stadium Series. We thank the City of Chicago and Soldier Field for the rousing welcome; we thank the Blackhawks -- in particular, Rocky Wirtz and John McDonough -- for hosting and Penguins for participating; and we celebrate the fact that more than 60,000 people were able to have so much fun at a hockey game on such a cold and snowy night."

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