The city of Chicago gears up for the Stanley Cup Final

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The city of Chicago has supported the Blackhawks the entire playoffs by turning building lights red or writing “Let’s Go Hawks” on buildings. Chicago has turned into a hockey city.

Chicago based landscape/cityscape photographer Barry Butler captured many of these moments throughout the NHL playoffs.

The Magnificent Mile was shining with red including the Tribune Tower.


The Buckingham Fountain’s water glowed with red, and the building in the background formed its windows to spell out “Let’s Go Hawks.”


The antennas on top of the Willis Tower light up with red until two in the morning.


The John Hancock Tower shines with white and red lights.


Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final between the Blackhawks and Tampa Bay Lightning starts Wednesday at the Amalie Arena.

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