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Week In Pictures April 22 2016


April 22, 2016

This week in pictures features photos from the Chicago Wolves 2015-16 regular-season finale on April 16 against Iowa.

The Allstate Arena seats were decorated for First Responders Night, presented by Turtle Wax, on April 16 as the first 5,000 fans though the doors received microfiber towels. Photo: Ross Dettman/Chicago Wolves

Prior to Saturday’s game against the Iowa Wild, young fans participated in the Touch-A-Truck event as part of First Responders Night, presented by Turtle Wax. Photo: Ross Dettman/Chicago Wolves

One last time. This season anyway. The Chicago Wolves’ final game of the regular season featured the last opening show at Allstate Arena until October. Photo: Ross Dettman/Chicago Wolves

The Chicago Wolves present Saturday’s Hometown Heroes on First Responders Night, presented by Turtle Wax: Deion Snulligan and Chris D’Agostino. Photo: Ross Dettman/Chicago Wolves

Turtle Wax CEO Gary Walrath drops the ceremonial puck prior to Saturday’s game at Allstate Arena on First Responders Night. Photo: Ross Dettman/Chicago Wolves

The Chicago Wolves and the American Heart Association recognize true Heart Heroes, who raised funds to support life-saving cardiovascular and stroke research while learning the importance of living heart-healthy lives. Photo: Ross Dettman/Chicago Wolves

Feels. A couple of young Chicago Wolves fans get in some quality puppy time during the final Adopt-A-Dog Night of the 2015-16 season at Allstate Arena on Saturday night. Photo: Dale Woltman/Chicago Wolves

One man’s joy is another man’s sorrow. The Iowa Wild hang their heads in disappointment as the Chicago Wolves celebrate a goal during their 4-2 win in their regular-season finale Saturday night at Allstate. Photo: Ross Dettman/Chicago Wolves

The Chicago Wolves celebrate the 2015-16 NIHL academic scholars for all their hard work at the final game of the season on Saturday at Allstate Arena. Photo: Dale Woltman/Chicago Wolves

We’ll miss you, Jason! After seven awesome seasons, Saturday night marked Jason Svejda’s final game as the Chicago Wolves in-arena host and announcer. Photo: Dale Woltman/Chicago Wolves

After earning 2,000 retweets before First Responders Night, Turtle Wax donated $25,000 to the 100 Club of Chicago. Turtle Wax CEO Gary Walrath and Chicago Wolves president Mike Gordon presented 100 Club of Chicago executive director Joe Ahern with the check during Saturday’s game! Photo: Ross Dettman/Chicago Wolves

Now that’s a beauty shot. A packed Allstate Arena crowd is captured during Saturday’s final game of the season, which also marked First Responders Night at Allstate Arena. Photo: Ross Dettman/Chicago Wolves

Thank you, Wolves fans. Jordan Schmaltz and his teammates take some time following the 4-2 win to thank the fans for their loyal support all season long. Photo: Ross Dettman/Chicago Wolves

Shirts off their backs time. Ty Rattie skates over to a lucky fan and signs his game-worn jersey to give to her after the 4-2 win over the Iowa Wild on Saturday at Allstate Arena. Photo: Ross Dettman/Chicago Wolves

What it’s all about. Zach O’Brien poses with the happiest fan after she receives her game-worn jersey from No. 10 following the final game of the 2015-16 season. Photo: Dale Woltman/Chicago Wolves

You sure you don’t have my signature already, kid? Chicago Wolves goaltender Pheonix Copley takes a knee as he chats with a fan before giving him his jersey after the final regular-season game at Allstate on Saturday night. Photo: Ross Dettman/Chicago Wolves

When you Babe Ruth the final T-shirt toss of the season. Chicago Wolves winger Danny Kristo ends the (T-shirt tossing) season on a high note, calling his shot after the 4-2 win Saturday night at Allstate. Photo: Ross Dettman/Chicago Wolves

Smile for the camera(s), boys. Chicago Wolves rookie Bryce Gervais signs his jersey for a fan during the shirts off their backs presentation Saturday night at Allstate Arena. Photo: Ross Dettman/Chicago Wolves

No, no, thank you, for the loyal support from coming to the games to the charity events to the support across social media all season long, Wolves fans. Photo: Ross Dettman/Chicago Wolves

 

 

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