Category Archives: Boston Bruins

UK Born NHL Goalie Byron Dafoe

Worthing in West Sussex holder the undeserved name of ‘God’s waiting room yet it is the birthplace of an NHL star. Looking back, I remember it only too well as the seaside Sussex town that twice made a serious attempt … Continue reading

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Bruins Weekend Review

The first of the two game weekend in Odyssey arena was describe by Boston Bruins Head Coach Claude Julien as a game with everything to win and nothing to lose for the Belfast Giants Selects. Well Bruins coach Julien was … Continue reading

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DJ Bean namechecks this Hard…man.

Meet Wayne Hardman. He covers the Giants and loves the crap out of hockey. He’s a real die-hard for the sport over in Northern Ireland, something I was not sure existed. He’s so committed that he commutes two hours every … Continue reading

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Boston D-man Andrew Ference’s First Trip To Belfast

Boston’s rock solid defenseman Andrew Ference just completed a two-year extension to his Bruins contract and is looking forward, like fellow B’s defenseman Shawn Thornton to arriving in Belfast. Ference commented.“ I don’t really know much about Belfast and Northern … Continue reading

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A Player The Bruins Would Love To Have In Belfast

Parents always talk about their sons or daughter which is normally stated with pride, how they changed the outcome of a game or event etc etc. Yes they also normally wax lyrically, whilst overstating in reality their sibling’s achievements. Well … Continue reading

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Wayne talks to Shawn Thornton

Sun reporter Wayne Hardman reflexes with the Bruin’s hardman Shawn Thornton Toronto born Shawn Thornton, the Boston Bruins hardman will certainly feature in the high profile match up between the NHL team and the Belfast Giants Select team in the … Continue reading

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Why do Canadians and or Americans come to Belfast?

Why do Americans and or Canadians come to Belfast? Generally it’s either to visit their homeland or to play golf. Well hold on to your hats as Bean town comes to Ireland to do something else. That right Boston the … Continue reading

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