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Blackhawks' Rocky Wirtz honors his dad by not following his lead

Blackhawks' Rocky Wirtz honors his dad by not following his lead

No one would have loved the Stanley Cup celebration more than former Blackhawks Chairman Bill Wirtz. The sad thing is that if he were still around to enjoy it, it's unlikely there would be anything to enjoy. From his death in 2007, and son Rocky's assumption of control, the Blackhawks were reborn. That resurrection of a moribund enterprise is a Father's Day reminder that, even as we celebrate how father knows best, sometimes the best way for children to preserve and advance a parent's legacy is to forge their own. Yes, history is filled with stories of next-generation busts and new corporate leaders who lose their way along with their business, but sometimes the...

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