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Fluto Shinzawa

Shinzawa is the Boston Bruins beat writer. He also covers NASCAR for the paper. Prior to assuming the Bruins beat, Shinzawa was the lead college hockey writer. He was previously a senior editor for the Robb Report, a luxury lifestyle publication.

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FLUTO SHINZAWA | SUNDAY HOCKEY NOTES

Offer sheet threats helped send Dougie Hamilton packing

By , Globe Staff

No GM pulled the trigger on signing Hamilton or Brandon Saad to an offer sheet, though there was plenty of rumbling.

fluto shinzawa | on hockey

After losing Dougie Hamilton, Bruins shift gears at start of free agency

By , Globe Staff

The Bruins assembled a post-Hamilton plan, which they initiated on Wednesday. It was a good plan to address a difficult situation.

Cam Neely says Bruins wanted Dougie Hamilton to return

By , Globe Staff

The Bruins made three contract offers to the defenseman before trading him to the Flames, the Bruins president said.

FLUTO SHINZAWA | ON HOCKEY

Bruins hurt themselves with hasty trade of Dougie Hamilton

By , Globe Staff

The defenseman wanted out — possibly because he clashed with Claude Julien — but the move didn’t have to be made.