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The newest member of the Blackhawks organization, Nylander shared his excitement after Tuesday's trade

by Austin Siegel /

Alexander Nylander didn't have to look far for a Blackhawks sweater after Tuesday's trade with Buffalo brought the 8th pick in the 2016 NHL Draft to Chicago.

The son of former Blackhawk Michael Nylander, the newest member of the Blackhawks organization posted on Instagram shortly after the trade with the Sabres was announced. Wearing his Dad's #92 jersey, Nylander pulled off a Bottle Cap Challenge with a little extra meaning. 

Instagram from @alexnylander: BottleCapChallange!

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