WBEZ | 9 http://www.wbez.org/tags/9 Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en The Golden Jet: Chicago Blackhawk legend Bobby Hull http://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/golden-jet-chicago-blackhawk-legend-bobby-hull <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/segment/photo/2010-October/2010-10-27/Hull pic.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>Before last year&rsquo;s victory, you had to have been around in 1961 to see a Chicago Blackhawk hoist Lord Stanley&rsquo;s Cup. That win &ndash; after a rather long franchise drought &ndash; was in part due to Mr. Bobby Hull.</p><p>On the ice, The Golden Jet&rsquo;s speed and famous slap shot made him the first player in NHL history to score more than 50 goals in a single season.</p><p>And trophies? He&rsquo;s pretty much won them all. And some numerous times &ndash; the Art Ross, The Hart, the Lady Byng.</p><p>The 23-year veteran of the league remains one of the all-time goal leaders for the Blackhawks.</p><p>Now you can relive his epic feats with the Blackhawks in Hull&rsquo;s new book - <a href="http://www.triumphbooks.com/products/the_golden_jet/1572436171.php"><em>The Golden Jet: A Spectacular Career in Stunning Photographs.</em></a></p><p>Bobby Hull is currently an official Chicago Blackhawks Ambassador. His sweater, number 9, hangs high above the current reigning champions' home ice.</p><p>&nbsp;</p></p> Wed, 27 Oct 2010 15:54:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/golden-jet-chicago-blackhawk-legend-bobby-hull