Chicago Blackhawks Mascot Body Slams Fan Who Punched Him, Put Him In Headlock (VIDEO)
On Friday, things got pretty real for Tommy Hawk, the mascot for the Chicago Blackhawks, after the person inside the costume found themselves being attacked and retaliating with a body slam.
The incident took place following Chicago’s 4-3 overtime loss to the Winnipeg Jets.
According to Madeline Kenney of the Chicago Sun-Times, the fan started the incident and Chicago Police have been notified of the disturbance after the man allegedly began punching the mascot and put him in a headlock.
“We are gathering the facts and will have no further comment at this time, pending our investigation,” a Blackhawks spokesperson stated.