Lawmakers welcome Stanley Cup to Capitol

Greg Nash

SPOTTED: Sen. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.), Rep. Mike Quigley (D-Ill.) and National Hockey League Commissioner Gary Bettman arriving at the Capitol Monday afternoon with the Stanley Cup in tow.

Quigley is co-chairman of the House Hockey Caucus and a die-hard hockey fan and player.

Durbin was poised to host a reception on the Hill later that day.

Earlier, President Obama honored the 2013 Stanley Cup Champion Chicago Blackhawks at a ceremony at the White House.