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Patrick Kane

NEWARK, NJ - MARCH 27: Patrick Kane #88 of the Chicago Blackhawks looks on against the New Jersey Devils during the game at the Prudential Center on March 27, 2012 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Andy Marlin/NHLI via Getty Images)

Stanley Cup beards: before and after

June 24, 2013

A tradition started in the 1980s, players not shaving throughout the Stanley Cup playoffs has become a secondary source of competition throughout the NHL playoffs. With two and a half months worth of growth, we figured now is a good time to look at before and after photos of the players still vying for the Cup.