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Sharper edge for Wheeler

Winger adding grit to his game

Tim Thomas (29 saves) kept his eyes on the puck all game, including denying Shane Doan’s tester, to lead the Bruins. Tim Thomas (29 saves) kept his eyes on the puck all game, including denying Shane Doan’s tester, to lead the Bruins. (Petr David Josek/Associated Press)
By Kevin Paul Dupont
Globe Staff / October 11, 2010

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PRAGUE — Blake Wheeler is in his third NHL season and looks as if he’s ready to mix some grit into his tool kit. The 6-foot-5-inch winger has the size and speed to stick around for years, but he’ll have to toughen up his game if he’s going to evolve into a consistent, effective scorer. (Full article: 1094 words)

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