Originally posted on NESN.com  |  Last updated 7/5/12
WILMINGTON, Mass. -- Even after being selected with the ninth overall pick in the 2011 draft, Bruins prospect Dougie Hamilton knew he still had plenty to learn before being ready for the NHL. He just wasn't prepared for how hard one of those lessons would be. A massive blueliner who is still growing, adding an inch and 11 pounds in the past year to stand at 6-foot-5, 204 pounds, Hamilton has worked hard to develop the physical side of his game. But being bigger than most of the competition he faced in the Ontario Hockey League wasn't always an advantage....
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