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The Hanson Brothers aren't bringing their toys to Boston, but someone close to them will be joining the Bruins organization. The Bruins finally waded into the free agent waters on Monday, adding a depth player who could compete for a bottom-six role in Boston. That player also happens to come with quite a hockey pedigree, as center Christian Hanson is the son of Dave Hanson of "Slap Shot" fame. Dave Hanson wasn't just a Hollywood creation. He put on the foil for real, reaching the NHL for 33 games with the Red Wings and North Stars and also spending parts...

Cam Neely, Shawn Thornton Among Top 10 Hockey Player Movie Cameos (Gallery)

Hockey hasn't had the kind of history with Hollywood that baseball, football and boxing have enjoyed. Sure there have been some great hockey films, and we've even broken down the 10 best right here on And there have been some notable additions in recent years, including this past year's entertaining entry to the list with Goon. But while hockey may trail some...

Boston Bruins Prospect Report: Dougie Hamilton

Flickr User: slidingsideways By Benjamin Woodward (@_BWoodward) Player: Dougie Hamilton Position: Defense 2011-’12 Team: Niagara Ice Dogs (OHL) Drafted: First Round (9th Overall), 2011 Vitals: 6’5”, 193 lbs., Age 19 Hometown: Toronto, Ontario, Canada Camp Observations: The extraordinary turnout at Ristuccia Memorial Arena (Wilmington, MA) last week was definitely a testament...

Boston Bruins Foundation Hosting "Boston Bruins Harbor Cruise" to Benefit 2012 Pan-Mass Challenge Bike Team

The Boston Bruins Foundation is setting sail and inviting fans to join the ride. Bay State Cruise Lines has partnered with the Boston Bruins Foundation to host the "Boston Bruins Harbor Cruise" on Wednesday, July 25. Fans onboard will have the chance to interact with Bob Sweeney, executive director of the Boston Bruins Foundation, as well as other Bruins alumni. Bruins...

Torey Krug Hoping Taste of NHL Life Last Spring Will Help Him Earn Regular Role on Bruins Blue Line This Season

WILMINGTON, Mass. -- Every player at the Bruins' recent development camp has aspirations to one day play in the NHL. But only one player there has actually already lived out that dream. Defenseman Torey Krug went straight from Michigan State to Boston at the end of last season, playing a pair of games for the Bruins. But while that experience may have given him a little insight...

Speed Dating With Tyler Seguin

Jam out with your clam out ladies because this is real! Sean Leahy over at Puck Daddy posted this unbelievable nugget regarding the Lowell Spinners having a "Tyler Seguin Speed Dating Night" and it send our DOY Staff Chat into a hilarious, and dark, place. ******* speed dating. From the Lowell page: Fans will have the opportunity throughout the evening to win a chance...

Lowell Spinners Will Host 'Speed Dating With Tyler Seguin' Night on Aug. 15

Question: Who is the most eligible (and sought after) bachelor in the Boston area? Answer: The writer of this story, of course. After that, however, there's little doubt that Bruins forward Tyler Seguin is next on the list. Seguin's popularity among Boston sports fans is up there among the city's biggest stars, and there is arguably no one more popular among ladies of...
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