Originally written on NESN.com  |  Last updated 1/19/13

ATLANTA - NOVEMBER 19: Milan Lucic #17 of the Boston Bruins against the Atlanta Thrashers at Philips Arena on November 19, 2009 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
Boston loves its hockey, and the fans made that known on Saturday night during the Bruins’ opening game against the Rangers. The buzz around the game was evident from start to finish, and it even spilled over to the realm of social media. There, familiar friends Jack Edwards and Rene Rancourt caught nationwide attention, while Milan Lucic‘s opening salvo to the season couldn’t crack the threshold needed to catch up. Still, NESN Nation’s Dan Duquette isn’t giving up on Lucic — or a possible new nicknamed bestowed on the forward by our favorite announcer. Check it out in the above video. Join NESN Nation: In-game home page | Twitter | Facebook
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