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After loss, Sox head to UC to support Hawks

Actor Vince Vaughn and his wife Kyla Weber chat as they watch the Blackhawks take on the Predators in Game 2. Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images

After the Chicago Blackhawks lost Game 1 of their playoff series against the Nashville Predators with the Chicago Cubs in attendance, the Chicago White Sox were hoping to bring their hometown team some luck in Game 2 on Sunday.

Gordon Beckham, A.J. Pierzynski and other Sox players went to the United Center after flying in from Cleveland, where they lost 7-4 in getting swept by the Indians.

“I’m a big Hawks fan for sure,” Beckham told Comcast SportsNet Chicago. “It’s fun to watch, and from what I know about them, they’re good guys.”

Actor Vince Vaughn also was in attendance with his wife.

“I’ve never been in a ballpark where when you sing the National Anthem everybody is yelling the whole time,” Beckham said. “So that’s something new, something cool , and it’s fun to be part of it. Hopefully we’ll go deep in the playoffs.”