The Chicago Blackhawks start their regular season this Thursday against the Ottawa Senators, but this not the way to show your excitement.

According to MyStateline.com, a Hinkley man was arrested after hitting another man in the head with a hockey stick.

Scott Evans, 39, was arrested late Thursday evening after DeKalb County Police responded to a call of a fight in progress.

After police arrived they learned that Eavan had allegedly struck another man in the head with a hockey stick.

Evans was then arrested on battery charges and taken to the DeKalb County Jail.