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Lions among Blackhawks fans in Stanley Cup finals

Updated: June 12, 2013, 2:46 PM ET
Associated Press

CHICAGO -- The Chicago Blackhawks can boast of some mighty beasts among their supporters: two massive bronze lions that guard the Art Institute of Chicago.

The lions started sporting Blackhawks helmets on Wednesday, the day of the first Stanley Cup finals game between the Chicago team and the Boston Bruins. The museum says the helmets are "custom-made," which makes sense given that each lion weighs about three tons.

It's not the first time the statues posted outside the museum's Michigan ...

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