Kimmo Timonen will retire a champion with Chicago Blackhawks (The Associated Press)
- Updated: June 15, 2015
Kimmo Timonen got the Stanley Cup from Jonathan Toews and raised it high above his head, unleashing a cathartic roar in concert with the raucous United Center crowd. ”It feels empty,” Timonen said right after he raised the Cup for the first time Monday night. Traded from Philadelphia to Chicago late in the season specifically for this chance, he never scored a point for the Blackhawks and played sparingly in the postseason – but his name will be etched on the Stanley Cup.