Governor Quinn announces Stanley Cup wager with Massachusetts governor

By WEEK Reporter

Governor Quinn announces Stanley Cup wager with Massachusetts governor

June 11, 2013 Updated Jun 11, 2013 at 11:36 AM CDT

CHICAGO, Ill. -- Illinois Governor Pat Quinn and Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick announced Tuesday the wager they made on the outcome of the series between the Chicago Blackhawks and the Boston Bruins for the Stanley Cup.

The governor of the losing team’s state will volunteer at the food bank of the winning governor’s choice. If the Blackhawks win, Governor Patrick will volunteer at the Greater Chicago Food Depository. If the Bruins win, Governor Quinn will volunteer at the Greater Boston Food Bank.

The Chicago Blackhawks have won four Stanley Cup championships, the most recent in 2010. The Boston Bruins have won the Cup six times, most recently in 2011.

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