Patrick Kane before Olympics:
‘‘You can’t compare them; it’s totally different,’’ said Patrick Kane, who has won two Cups with the Hawks and a silver medal with Team USA. ‘‘But they’re both obviously very high competition and very high levels of hockey, so it’s fun to be a part of them both. . . . Now you’re here in the Olympics, so it seems like it’d be great to get the gold medal. But we have something special in Chicago, too.’’
Patrick Kane after Olympics:
“It’s fun getting back here today, fun skating with all the guys you’re used to playing with,” Kane said. “Sometimes you go over there to Russia, and it can be a (benefit) because you realize how good you have it over here and how exciting it is to come to the rink everyday with good teammates and good coaches and a good team, most importantly.”
Conclusion: THEORY VALIDATED; Chicago’s doin’ alright.
I’m glad you got something positive out of that experience, bb. And also, damn son. (I’m sure he didn’t mean it the way it, you know, sounded, just like all that Phil the Thrill commentary.) (Probably.) Be more precise in your language! But not this time, ‘cause this is freaking hilarious to me.