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Boston Bruins alumni visit pediatric patients at MGHfC.

Bruins score with annual toy delivery

21/Dec/2012

 

It was really nice to have them come in. It’s a nice silver lining to being stuck in the hospital.”  – Erica Talamo, 19

Boston Bruins Hall of Famer Ray Bourque, far right, and fellow alumni Jay Miller, far left, and Bob Sweeney distributed boxes of toys and team memorabilia on Dec. 19 at MassGeneral Hospital for Children’s pediatric inpatient units as part of the annual Bruins Holiday Toy Delivery. Bourque started the tradition while he was the team’s captain, and since that time the team has donated toys to pediatric departments at six Boston-area hospitals. The Bruins raised $22,500 from the Boston Bruins Foundation, Delaware North Companies and Garden Neighborhood Charities to purchase the toys. 



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