Originally written on The Awesome Boston  |  Last updated 10/29/14
A.B. Boston Bruins forward, Brad Marchand, is stepping up to help the Richard family of Dorchester who lost their 8-year old son, Martin, during the Boston Marathon bombings on Monday. Recognizing that Martin Richard was a huge Bruins fan, even attending the game last Thursday, Marchand is raffling off TD Garden suite tickets to the Bruins first home game of the 2013 NHL playoffs. If you are interested in supporting a great cause, you can purchase your raffle tickets here. Brad Marchand raffling off suite to 1st playoff home game w/all proceeds benefiting the Richard family, active at bruinsraffles.org ^CS — Boston Bruins (@NHLBruins) April 17, 2013   Brad: “Our whole team saw the photos of Martin at our game from last Thursday and learned that he and his family are big fans of ours…”^CS — Boston Bruins (@NHLBruins) April 17, 2013   Marchand: “This is just one small gesture which I hope can help the Richard family during this incredibly sad time for them…” ^CS — Boston Bruins (@NHLB...
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