CSN Chicago Airs Coverage of Blackhawks Championship Parade, Rally

RSN Will Also Encore NBC's Game 6 Cup-Clinching Telecast 6/28/2013 5:39 AM Eastern

Comcast SportsNet Chicago will celebrate the Blackhawks’ Stanley Cup championship with coverage of the team's victory parade and an encore of its Cup-clinching win today.

The regional sports network that is home to the club’s games will present four live hours of the Chicago Blackhawks Stanley Cup Championship Parade & Rally, beginning at 9 a.m. (CT) on June 28.  The coverage will be hosted by Pat Boyle, Mark Schanowski and David Kaplan live from the rally’s central location at Hutchinson Field in downtown Chicago’s Grant Park.  Chris Boden, Chuck Garfien and Luke Stuckmeyer will provide viewers with live reports from parade’s origination at the United Center, on the team busses, along the parade route and in Grant Park for the centerpiece celebration.  CSN’s coverage will also include aerial shots throughout the event, along with interviews with many of the rabid fans that will be attending the day’s festivities.

In addition, the recently enhanced website, CSN will proffer a live video stream of the event.’s “2013 Quest for the Cup” page ( will serve as the on-demand outlet for all the Stanley Cup parade/rally activities featuring on-going highlight videos and photo galleries from the event. This digital section already includes more than 350 videos, including numerous game highlights and exclusive interviews, along with a look back at the playoff journey, round-by-round, with game recaps.

Comcast SportsNet will encore the parade/rally in its entirety at 11 p.m. on Friday night.

CSN also will replay NBC's telecast of Monday night’s Stanley Cup Final Game 6 championship-clinching win over the Boston Bruins immediately following the rally at 1 p.m., which will lead into the network’s live doubleheader White Sox vs. Cleveland Indians coverage beginning at 3:30 p.m.

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