Some memorable dates this week in Blackhawks history:
Jonathan Toews scores his 1st NHL goal on his 1st shot against San Jose October 10, 2007 at the UC.
On October 12, 2000, Blackhawks unveil the Badge of Honor Statue on Madison across from the UC, honoring the 75th Anniversary Blackhawk team.
On the same date in 1988, Denis Savard ties a team mark with 2 shorthanded goals in a 10-1 rout of Winnipeg at the Stadium.
On October13, 1991, on, Jeremy Roenick and Mike Hudson scored the quickest 2 shorthanded goals in team history (12 seconds apart) in a 7-3 victory over San Jose at the Stadium.
Chris Chelios set a team record when he picked up 37 penalty minutes in the 3rd period against Hartford(now Carolina). The Hawk captain was assessed a minor, major, 10-minute misconduct and 2 game misconducts on October 14, 1993.
Last year on October 15, 2008 at the UC, Colin Fraser scored his 1st NHL goal and defenseman Brian Campbell added his 1st score in a Hawk Uniform as Chicago whipped Phoenix 4-1. A bunch of Chicago marks for the fastest goals by both teams were set on the same date in 1983 at Toronto. They were fastest 3, (:38),4(:53) and 5(1:24) as the Leafs outlasted te Hawks 10-8.