Originally posted on NESN.com  |  Last updated 4/21/13
While Boston fans will obviously be cheering on their Bruins on Sunday afternoon, the Panthers earned some respect by paying tribute to the area before their matchup with the B’s. Florida wore Boston Strong t-shirts before the game in their locker room, according to NESN’s Mike Cole. They also took a page out of the Bruins’ book by wearing local first responder hats for pregame warmups. The Bruins were back to helmets on Sunday after wearing first responder hats on Saturday afternoon. Check out some photos of the Panthers’ shirts and hats in the pictures below. Photo via Instagram/flapanthers Photo via Twitter/@NaokoFunayama

This article first appeared on NESN.com and was syndicated with permission.

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