Chicago Business Journal: Why Chicago Blackhawks fans aren’t the best in the NHL

Chicago Business Journal: Why Chicago Blackhawks fans aren’t the best in the NHL

This is a statistics thing — at least as the numbers were crunched by the Emory (University) Sports Marketing Analytics team. Not sure if Atlanta, GA.-based Emory has the market cornered on expertise in hockey analytics. But they’re doing it.

And Chicago wound up in sixth place on Emory’s list of cities where hockey fans are most invested (think ticket sales) in their teams — right behind the aforementioned five Canadian cities.