Blackhawks apologize after incident

Updated: November 7, 2013, 9:26 PM ET
By Scott Powers | ESPNChicago.com

The Chicago Blackhawks have apologized to the Winnipeg Jets and to the NHL after Jets defenseman Adam Pardy had his helmet removed from his head and had beer poured on him by fans at the United Center during Wednesday's game.

"We have spoken to those involved in the incident with an opposing player late in our home game last night at the United Center," the Blackhawks said in a statement on Thursday. "The individuals were immediately ejected from the arena to preserve the safety of everyone ...

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