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Shawn Thornton & Bruins Foundation to Host Charity Golf Tournament Today; Media Availability at 12:30 p.m.

by Staff Writer / Boston Bruins

BOSTON, MA Shawn Thornton and the Boston Bruins Foundation will host the third annual “Putts and Punches for Parkinson’s” golf tournament today, August 6, at the Ferncroft Country Club in Middleton, MA (10 Village Road, Middleton, MA 01949). Thornton, forward Daniel Paille and goaltender Tuukka Rask will be among the Bruins players and staff participating in the event. The tournament will begin with a shotgun start at 1:30 p.m.

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Thornton, Paille and Rask will be available to the media at 12:30 p.m. at the Ferncroft Country Club driving range.

Bruins fans in attendance will be able to enjoy 18 holes of golf followed by dinner and cocktails with fan favorite Thornton and will have the chance to win one-of-a-kind sports memorabilia, raffle and silent auction items. All of the proceeds from the golf tournament will benefit the Boston Bruins Foundation and the American Parkinson Disease Association.

Fans interested in learning more about Boston Bruins players, or ticket options, should visit the team website at or call 617.624.BEAR.

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