After early-season cancer diagnosis, former Lightning forward Brian Boyle was celebrated by his former home crowd in Tampa
RMNB Crasher Julie Cannon wrote this piece about the New Jersey Devils’ Brian Boyle and his long and difficult road to becoming an NHL All-Star.
Being selected as an All-Star is an enormous honor for any NHL player, but Brian Boyle’s selection as an All-Star for the New Jersey Devils is arguably the most heartwarming of any this season. After a tumultuous start to his first season as a Devil and months filled of personal ups and downs since, Boyle’s participation in the All-Star Game is the culmination of a journey of perseverance.
By Madeline Dement 5 years ago