Nice bling to it: Blackhawks get 8-carat Cup rings
CHICAGO -- Whether it was because the celebration was 49 years in the making or just a matter of personal taste, the Chicago Blackhawks' eight-carat Stanley Cup championship ring dwarfs its predecessors.
The team presented the rings at a ceremony Wednesday night.
"I was sitting next to [coach Joel] Quenneville, and he showed me his [1996 ring] from Colorado," Hawks winger Troy Brouwer said. "And ours is so much bigger and nicer.
"But that's how the Blackhawks do things ...
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