Awakened by championship ring

June, 25, 2013
6/25/13
2:11
PM CT
Isaacson By Melissa Isaacson
ESPNChicago.com
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WIMBLEDON, England -- The phone rang at 4-something in the morning, London time. I don't remember exactly because I was as thrilled as I was deafened.

Per an agreement with my family made three hours earlier via Skype, the call meant there were five minutes left in Game 6 of the Stanley Cup finals, and the Blackhawks had a chance to clinch.

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Melissa Isaacson

Columnist, ESPNChicago.com
Melissa Isaacson is a columnist for espnW.com, ESPN Chicago and ESPN.com. The award-winning writer has covered Chicago sports for most of her 31-year career, including at the Chicago Tribune before joining ESPN in 2009. Isaacson has also covered tennis since 1986.

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POINTS
Patrick Sharp
PTS GOALS AST +/-
78 34 44 13
OTHER LEADERS
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AssistsD. Keith 55
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