The 2013 Stanley Cup champions are the Chicago Blackhawks. Whether they played in the heart-stopping game or watching on the edge of their seats from home – the players took to Twitter to share their excitement over the big win.
Thanks for all the support. Unbelievable feeling right now. Stanley cup champs!— Patrick Kane (@88PKane) June 25, 2013
Wow. What an amazing ride. Thank you Bruins fans for creating the best hockey experience of my life to date.— Torey Krug (@KrugTorey) June 25, 2013
Congrats to Chicago. Best team from start to finish.— Logan Couture (@Logancouture) June 25, 2013
Congrats to Blackhawks!!— Alex Ovechkin (@ovi8) June 25, 2013
What a feeling! 20 yrs ago tmrw I was drafted into the NHL! Today I am a SC Champion! Wow! pic.twitter.com/F2jbJ0FzRZ— Jamal Mayers (@jamalmayers) June 25, 2013
Congrats to all my friends with the @NHLBlackhawks! Great group of guys!— Andrew Ladd (@aladd16) June 25, 2013
Workouts just got that much more intense tomorrow for the rest of the league. Chills watching the cup get rolled out.— Ryan Jones (@jonesry28) June 25, 2013
Couldn't be happier for Sheldon Brookbank.. As a few players have said, HELL of a teammate!!— Bobby Ryan (@b_ryan9) June 25, 2013
Hands down hardest trophy to win in sports. Congrats to Hawks and Bruins on a great year. Both teams left it all out there. #goosebumps— Nathan Thompson (@NateThompson44) June 25, 2013
And what better way to kick off the off-season than to finally shave off that playoff beard? Andrew Ference did!