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Watch: Chicago Blackhawks Release Hilarious 'Eagleman' Parody

The Blackhawks released the video as part of their promotional push for Blackhawks Convention

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    Watch: Chicago Blackhawks Release Hilarious 'Eagleman' Parody
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    CHICAGO, IL - MAY 23: Chicago Blackhawks mascot "Tommy Hawk" celebrates after defeating the Anaheim Ducks 5-4 in double overtime in Game Four of the Western Conference Finals during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at the United Center on May 23, 2015 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

    Chicago-area residents of a certain age will remember the infamous “Eagleman” commercial, and the Chicago Blackhawks are playing on that nostalgia with a hilarious new video of their own.

    Former Blackhawks players Patrick Sharp and Adam Burish star in the new advertisement, which is a parody of the “Eagleman” ad. The players are riding in a car when Tommy Hawk, the team’s mascot, provides them with a surprise:

    The ad is a sales pitch for Blackhawks Convention passes, and it does an effective job of capturing the camp and the bad acting of the original ad, which was for Eagle Insurance car policies:

    The video has been viewed by tens of thousands of people, and the nostalgia-fueled footage has definitely turned plenty of heads on the web Thursday.

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