Blackhawks Spellbound By Favorite Son Aykroyd

Last Friday Dan Aykroyd dropped the ceremonial first puck for the Blackhawks-Devils game at United Center.

Dan Aykroyd's Jersey Name Misspelled By Chicago Blackhawks

(From UNI WATCH BLOG, of course)


Aykroyd, wearing his trademark black sunglasses, arrived at the United Center driving the Blues Mobile from the movie “Blues Brothers.”

“I imagined Johnny [Belushi] sitting next to me on those cold nights in Harvey, Ill.,” Aykroyd said of a location of filming for “Blues Brothers” in 1980.

Yeah, the Hawks had a little trouble with the spelling of the actor’s last name that night. But it’s just as well, considering Aykroyd isn’t from Chicago or a Blackhawks fan for that matter. Read more…