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WATCH: Young Blackhawks Fan Surprises Team at Convention

The Blackhawks made a 16-year old fan's dream come true by having her meet Patrick Sharp in January, and now she's the one turning the tables



    Under the Tucson Sun

    Back in January, the Chicago Blackhawks launched a campaign called “What’s Your Goal,” which was dedicated to the idea of making the dreams of Hawks fans come true.

    The first video in that series featured a Blackhawks fan named Christina, whose goal was to attend a game at the United Center. That may seem simple enough to rectify, but a significant obstacle stood in her way: Christina is blind.

    Undeterred, Christina’s family made progress toward bringing her to a game, but the Blackhawks got involved and made her dream come true as they not only gave her tickets to a game, but also arranged for her to meet Patrick Sharp.

    At the Blackhawks Convention over the weekend, a panel convened to discuss the “What’s Your Goal” series, and although Sharp is no longer with the organization, the young fan that he met was, and it made for a tearful and awesome scene:

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