Must-see video: Blackhawks surprise fans with pre-Olympic prank

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By Allan Muir

OK, so ultimately this ends up being an ad for the Illinois Lottery, but that coda does nothing to dilute the awesomeness of this bit starring Patrick Sharp and some unsuspecting Blackhawks supporters.

The Hawks set up a video studio at a recent game to allow fans the opportunity to record a message of support for the team's Olympians. But in an Allen Funtian twist, Sharp was waiting in the next room to offer up a personalized response of his own.

Gape-mouthed shock ensues.