As an Original Six franchise, the Chicago Blackhawks have a long, colorful history. There have been elite scorers, all-time great defensemen and even a drunk goalie who won a game in the Stanley Cup Finals.
But in the long history of the Blackhawks, one consistent theme has been tough guys that had no problem dropping the gloves with anyone. Some guys did it to defend a teammate, some guys did it to spark a rally. Others did it because the time had come for blood to be spilled.
From all of the great fighters in the history of the franchise, here are 13 of the best to ever wear the Indian head sweater. And no, Patrick Kane didn't make the list.