Gearing up

Six-year-old Keon Morris gets his helmet adjusted by instructor Perry Starks, although due to the hot weather the helmet came back off moments later. <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="ORSPT000163" title="Chicago Blackhawks" href="/topic/sports/ice-hockey/chicago-blackhawks-ORSPT000163.topic">Chicago Blackhawks</a> fever has taken over the Chicago area. About a mile or so from the <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PLTRA0000002" title="United Center" href="/topic/sports/united-center-PLTRA0000002.topic">United Center</a>, Perry Starks teaches a hockey program to kids at <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PLGEO100100501253200" title="Garfield Park" href="/topic/us/illinois/cook-county/chicago/garfield-park-PLGEO100100501253200.topic">Garfield Park</a>. On a good day, 10 kids will show up. Today is different, though, as three kids show up to play inline hockey on the tennis courts under the supervision of Starks.
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( Phil Velasquez, Chicago Tribune / June 1, 2010 )

Six-year-old Keon Morris gets his helmet adjusted by instructor Perry Starks, although due to the hot weather the helmet came back off moments later. Chicago Blackhawks fever has taken over the Chicago area. About a mile or so from the United Center, Perry Starks teaches a hockey program to kids at Garfield Park. On a good day, 10 kids will show up. Today is different, though, as three kids show up to play inline hockey on the tennis courts under the supervision of Starks.

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