So, I had an EPIC time at United Center on Wednesday. I would post pictures but I’m still waiting for my sub to be renewed
The thing that struck me most in comparison to UK sport/venues was the atmosphere. Everyone was so happy. It was a truly family friendly experience. Red shirts as far as the eye could see (including the Redwings ones obviously). DETROIT SUCKS / LETS GO REDWINGS alternating chants in the stands without any shred of animosity. Not sure if it’s always like that or if it’s a pre season quirk but still
Had great seats, centre of the rink in the third tier, front row. Could see everything. And the brand new Blackhawks screen was AMAZING.
The team really played well and seem to be gelling nicely. I’m adding them to my list of fangirl teams since I spent nearly £200 on tat