Found December 06, 2012 on
Boston Bruins winger Shawn Thornton was a special guest during Wednesday night's Boston Pops Orchestra performance as he was called on stage to narrate during the arrangement of "Twas the Night Before Christmas".
Video via GoingFiveHole. H/T Puck Daddy.
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