CHICAGO -- About 25 members of the White Sox active roster and coaching staff will be at Game 7 of the Blackhawks' Western Conference semifinal contest with the Red Wings on Wednesday night at the United Center. That total includes White Sox captain Paul Konerko, a true hockey aficionado, and manager Robin Ventura.
"It's great stuff for the city, Game 7 and hockey," Ventura said. "There's not a lot of things like it."
When asked for a prediction, Ventura first went with a shutout in the Blackhawks' favor.
"That would be nice," Ventura said. "However, I would say 3-1 Hawks. I'd like that."
Scott Merkin is a reporter for MLB.com. Read his blog, Merk's Works, and follow him on Twitter @scottmerkin. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.