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Susannah Collins: From silly 'Shoot The Puck' duty to growing folk hero

Susannah Collins ought to thank the Blackhawks. They made her a folk hero, and folk heroes never die.

Neither do the connections to the villains who took them out. Looking at you, Rocky Wirtz.

During a Comcast SportsNet segment, Collins made an on-air slip involving the word “sex.’’ The clip went viral, and then some old, sniggering Sports Nutz internet videos featuring Collins resurfaced.

The videos were snarky. These were not sex tapes. She didn’t get arrested for anything like, say, a cabbie-punching Hawks winger.

But Hawks chairman Rocky Wirtz wrote a letter to Comcast SportsNet declaring he was offended by Collins’ past, which she never hid...