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Blackhawks are road-ready in Illinois
The Chicago Blackhawks presented Illinois Secretary of State Jesse White with a jersey after the group unveiled a permanent Blackhawks Illinois license plate Oct. 26. From left: Blackhawks EVP Jay Blunk, goaltender Marty Turco, White, Blackhawks ambassador and hockey hall of famer Stan Mikita, and team President John McDonough.
Formal introduction for WTA’s new logo
The WTA unveiled its new logo Oct. 24 at its year-end championships in Doha, Qatar. From left, players Francesca Schiavone, Kim Clijsters, Vera Zvonareva, Caroline Wozniacki, Jelena Jankovic, Elena Dementieva and Sam Stosur, pose with the logo, designed by Chermayeff & Geismar, New York.
Shooting the bull in Vegas
PBR Executive Chairman Jeffrey Pollack (left) speaks with three-time world champion Adriano Moraes at the annual Rookie Luncheon in Las Vegas at the PBR Built Ford Tough World Finals.
‘Lombardi’ arrives on Broadway
Alongside the Vince Lombardi Trophy at the opening of the Broadway play “Lombardi” Oct. 21 at the Circle in the Square Theater, from left: playwright Eric Simonson, producers Tony Ponturo and Fran Kirmser and director Tommy Kail.
Acclaimed actors (from left) Jack Klugman, Tyne Daly, Dan Lauria and Charles Durning were on hand for Lauria’s opening night in “Lombardi.” Lauria plays the title character, legendary Green Bay Packers coach Vince Lombardi.