August 2: This Day in NHL History

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August 2 NHL History 1932: Defenseman Leo Boivin, a member of the Hockey Hall of Fame, is born in Prescott, Ontario. Boivin plays 19 seasons in the NHL, 12 of them with the Boston Bruins. Though he’s 5-foot-8, 183 pounds (his nickname was “Fireplug”), Boivin excels as a stay-at-home defenseman. Boivin becomes known as one of […]