Found October 03, 2013 on NESN.com:
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BOSTON — There may have been a handful of boos when Jarome Iginla was officially introduced to Bruins fans for the first time prior to Thursday night’s season opener at TD Garden. By and large there were cheers for the veteran, but there may have been a boo or two mixed in. Within an hour or so, however, those boos turned to deafening cheers as Iginla won the Bruins faithful over just by dropping his gloves. As the fighting debate rages on across hockey, it’s no secret that fisticuffs still hold a special place in the Black and Gold hearts of Bruins fans, and Iginla played to that Thursday night. The future Hall of Famer didn’t get on the scoresheet in his Bruins debut, but he certainly made his presence felt physically. He delivered two hits on one of his first shifts of the game, and then endeared himself to the fans by dropping the gloves and picking up his first fight as a Bruin in the second period. Iginla took exception to what appeared to be a clean hit from Radko Gudas, but ...
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