New Bulls Coach Shows Love for Blackhawks After Game 4 Win

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Fred Hoiberg has only been the coach of the Chicago Bulls for a few weeks now, but he already knows that it’s a good idea to get in good with sports fans in the Windy City.

To that end, Hoiberg attended the Chicago Blackhawks’ 2-1 victory over the Tampa Bay Lightning on Wednesday night at the United Center. The team featured him on the video board during a stoppage in play, drawing sustained applause from the fans in the arena.

When the Blackhawks won the game and tied the Stanley Cup Final at 2-2, Hoiberg further endeared himself to fans by referencing a classic movie that featured the Blackhawks prominently:

Anyone else craving some Stan Mikita’s Doughnuts right now?

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