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Andrew Ference passes Bruins’ Army Ranger jacket for final time to Matt Brown

Andrew Ference has entrusted the Bruins’ Army Ranger jacket to friend Matt Brown.
Andrew Ference has entrusted the Bruins’ Army Ranger jacket to friend Matt Brown.Photo courtesy of matt brown

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After having been passed around the Bruins locker room throughout the 2013 Stanley Cup playoffs, the team’s Army Ranger jacket given to the player of the game following each Bruins playoff win has found a final resting place.

Prior to his departure to Edmonton, former Bruins defenseman Andrew Ference stopped by the home of former Norwood hockey player Matt Brown to pass off the jacket one final time. Following his visit, Ference tweeted he “couldn’t think of a more worthy final recipient” than Brown.

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