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Bruins defenseman Andrew Ference (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images) and forward Shawn Thornton (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images).

The Bear Essentials: Which Bruin Deserves The ‘A’

With the departure of Mark Recchi, there is a vacancy on the Boston Bruins that remains an issue yet to be resolved: Who will get the “A” on their jersey?