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Family torn between Bruins and their favorite New York Ranger

“We grew up Bruins fans,” said Artie Boyle of Hingham. But for the past week, one thing has been clear: Blood is thicker than Bruin.

During the Eastern Conference playoff series against the hometown Bruins, the Boyle family is cheering on the New York Rangers, and one player in particular — Brian Boyle, the tall 28-year-old center wearing number 22.

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