Illinois governor wants bet fulfilled

Updated: September 14, 2011, 5:31 PM ET
By Jesse Rogers | ESPNChicago.com

Illinois governor Pat Quinn is still waiting on the former governor of Pennsylvania, Ed Rendell, to fulfill a bet the two placed on the Stanley Cup finals between the Chicago Blackhawks and Philadelphia Flyers in 2010.

The loser of the bet was to travel to the other's state, wear a jersey of the winning team and work at a local food bank. The Hawks beat the Flyers in six games in June 2010 to snap a 49-year Stanley Cup drought.

"I had to do a similar thing in Wisconsin when ...

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