Skates

About Skates


This year marks Skates’ 22nd season as the Mascot of the Chicago Wolves. Skates loves spending time in the community, raising funds for  Chicago Wolves Charities and meeting fans. He is especially proud of helping his fellow animals with the Adopt-A-Dog program, which has helped more than 1,000 dogs find homes.

During Wolves games, Skates loves to high-five fans, sign autographs, throw T-Shirts and get involved with all the promotions. He especially loves dancing in the aisles to “Cotton Eyed Joe”. Occasionally, you can even catch Skates firing off a few shots at the slap shot cage! In addition to Wolves home games, Skates can be found at festivals and parades in the Chicago area. Click here to find out where Skates will be appearing! Next time you’re at a Wolves game, make sure to give Skates a howl!


Skates

About Skates

Height 6 ft. 2 in. (6 ft. 7 in. with ears up)
Fangs 2.6 in. (Claws: 3.1 in.)
Birthplace Rosemont, IL.
Date of Birth 10/14/1994

SKATES FAVORITE THINGS

Game time Skating out of the wolf head, shooting fireworks and throwing T-shirts to fans
Charity Getting as many dogs adopted though our Adopt-A-Dog program as we can
Memory Winning Four Championships
Summer Activity Visiting festivals, parades, hanging out with Wendell Young and going to block parties
NHL Team St. Louis Blues
Color Burgundy, Gold and Green
Food Bacon and Cheese
Song “Kickstart My Heart” by Motley Crue, “Hungry Like The Wolf” by Duran Duran
Movie Slapshot, Dances with Wolves and Teen Wolf
Hobby Howlin’ at the moon
Friends Louie, Staley, Southpaw, Grabowski and Benny

 

 

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