BOSTON, MA - Boston Bruins Principal Charlie Jacobs and President Cam Neely issued the following statements regarding the passing of Mayor Thomas M. Menino:
"I was saddened today to learn of the passing of Mayor Menino and on behalf of the Jacobs Family I would like to express my deepest condolences to his family. My family and I witnessed firsthand how Mayor Menino's vision and leadership helped transform Boston into one of the greatest cities in the world. Today we join all Bostonians in mourning our loss and celebrating Mayor Menino's enduring legacy."
"The Boston Bruins organization is deeply saddened by the passing of Mayor Menino and we would like to express our deepest condolences to his family. Mayor Menino was synonymous with the city of Boston and the professional sports teams that represented it. His passion was always evident and his support unwavering. He will be deeply missed."