Late Tuesday evening, CBS Chicago radio host Dan Bernstein sent the following tweet to his approximately 50,000 followers:
Then, this morning, former NFL player/current Fox color analyst David Diehl — a Chicago native and, evidently, a pretty big Blackhawks fan — tweeted this to his approximately 70,000 followers:
Now, granted, there are always rumors floating around teams, especially high-profile ones like the Blackhawks.
But these are two media guys with good-sized followings on Twitter throwing these things out there.
The fact the ‘Hawks haven’t been very good the last little while only adds to the stir the two tweets have caused.
From Sportsnet’s Darren Millard:
From Mark Lazerus of the Chicago Sun-Times: