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Comedian Offerman scores from center ice during Blackhawks game

'Parks and Recreation' star steps up and puts the puck in the net

by Daniel O'Leary @DanOLeary25 / Staff Writer

Offerman plays 'Shoot the Puck'

Nick Offerman participates in "Shoot the Puck"

Actor and comedian Nick Offerman scores from center ice in the "Shoot the Puck" competition during the intermission in Chicago

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Ron Swanson may want all of the bacon and eggs, but on Sunday he got a biscuit.

Comic actor Nick Offerman, who is best known for playing Swanson, the ultra-manly character from the show "Parks & Recreation" stepped up to play "Shoot the Puck" at the United Center during a game against the Calgary Flames.

Offerman, a native of Minooka, Illinois, took center ice wearing a customized alternate Blackhawks jersey and put the biscuit in the basket. After his goal, he dropped his stick and walked away, as one should.

Tweet from @NHLBlackhawks: What he said was, "Give me all the bacon and eggs you have," and we understood.#Hawkspotting

In addition to his showbiz talents, Offerman is also an expert woodworker and he proved he knows how to use the lumber out on the ice.

Ron Swanson would be proud, if he were capable of emotion.

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