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Tanned, Rested, Ready

A long summer should pay dividends. The Bruins may be calling on their franchise goalie once more.  Tuukka Rask is steeled to shoulder the load again if needed. [NHL] Reporters caught up with Rask at the Shawn Thornton Foundation Putts and Punches for Parkinson's event. He pointed out that the game has changed, and the Bruins will change with it. [BostonHerald] The departure of Dougie Hamilton still has Bruins shaking their heads, while the drafting of young Jake DeBrusk has Claude Julien (And Shawn Thornton) feeling their age.  [TheBostonGlobe] Thornton had high praise for new Bruin...
Boston Herald Aug 10, 2015
Shawn Thornton doesn’t understand why Dougie Hamilton would want to leave Boston

Shawn Thornton doesn’t understand why Dougie Hamilton would want to leave Boston

MIDDLETON — Shawn Thornton has not played for the Bruins since the 2013-14 season but, in some ways, the Florida Panther has never left. He maintains an offseason residence in Charlestown and has said many times that he’ll make Boston his home when he retires.And on Monday, he held his annual Putts and Punches for Parkinson’s Golf Tournament at Ferncroft Country Club. Before teeing off, Thornton took some time to weigh in on a few subjects.

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