'One Goal Achieved'

December 17, 2010 (PRESS RELEASE)

Straight from the players and franchise management who returned championship hockey to Chicago, One Goal Achieved is the inside story of the 2009-10 season.


A comprehensive look back at the season - and the series - that ended Chicago's championship drought

Recounts of the moments that defined the campaign from Blackhawks beat writers and front office personnel

Behind-the-scenes photos that take you on tour with the Stanley Cup®, from the plane ride home from Philadelphia to a Jimmy Buffett concert, from the State Capitol Building to players' hometown parades

Unique perspectives from the Blackhawks television and radio broadcasters on team bonding, the 2010 Winter Olympics, Game 6 in Philadelphia and the city's Stanley Cup® parade

Commentary from Blackhawks team historian Bob Verdi, who has covered sports for five decades, including more than 40 years as a columnist and contributor for the Chicago Tribune

Foreword by Blackhawks President John McDonough on the club's amazing journey to the top

Preface by Chairman Rocky Wirtz on raising the expectations of the entire organization

Afterword by Mayor Richard M. Daley on what the Cup and resurgence of the franchise mean to the city


Stanley Cup® Final replica ticket from Game 1 at the United Center

Hardware booklet showcasing the team and individual honors the Blackhawks collected in 2010

Copy of the Chicago Sun-Times front page the day after the Blackhawks won the Stanley Cup®

Jonathan Toews' scouting report covering his high school and college days, up until he was drafted by the Blackhawks in 2006

Player cards for six of Chicago's key playmakers


Travel with Patrick Sharp to Helsinki, Finland, for the NHL PremiereTM

Bond with players over video games, a visit to Alcatraz Island and the Father-Son Trip

Peek inside the champagne-soaked locker room moments after the Stanley Cup® was awarded

Take your seat on the bus with the Blackhawks players as you ride through the downtown parade

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