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Bruins ax top scout Wayne Smith

Chiarelli wants new ‘complexion’

After seven seasons of mixed/weak results in the amateur draft, the lifeblood of NHL franchises, Wayne Smith has been dismissed as the Bruins’ director of amateur scouting.

“Wayne’s a friend and he’s been with us for a while,’’ said Bruins general manager Peter Chiarelli, reached late Monday afternoon by phone. “But we want to change the complexion of our scouting staff.’’

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