January 5, 2010 (WESTMONT, Ill.) --Former Chicago Blackhawks player Chris Chelios was arrested last week in suburban Westmont and charged with driving under the influence and speeding. Forty-seven-year-old Chelios, of Bloomfield Hills, Mich., was pulled over Monday, December 28, 2009, while traveling eastbound on Ogden Avenue near Blackhawk Drive in Westmont. The defenseman's pick-up truck was towed from the scene of his arrest.
Chelios was released on bond and is due back in court February 1.
Chelios played for the Blackhawks from 1990 until 1999. He now plays for the Chicago Wolves of the American Hockey League.