NESN announced Thursday that it has hired Leah Hextall as an anchor/reporter, and if that last name rings a bell, well, it should if you have any hockey bona fides whatsoever. Her grandfather is Hockey Hall of Famer Bryan Hextall Sr., and her cousin is Ron Hextall, a noted Bruins rival during his time as a feisty Philadelphia Flyers goaltender in the 1980s.
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