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Bruins prospect Tommy Cross plays star in Beanpot semifinal
Posted By DJ Bean On February 8, 2011 @ 12:39 am In General | No Comments
Boston College  defenseman Tommy Cross hopes to one day make some noise at TD Garden as a member of the Boston Bruins , but Monday he settled for doing so in his familiar Eagles sweater. The former second-round pick of the Bruins scored the game-winning goal in Monday’s Beanpot semifinal, beating Boston University netminder Kieran Milan in overtime with the Eagles on the power play and clinching a 3-2 win .
The Bruins traded up in the 2007 NHL  Draft to select Cross with the 35th overall pick. Right knee injuries kept him from participating in Bruins rookie development camps until this summer, where he joined fellow B’s prospects  for the first time.
With Harvard’s Alexander Fallstrom and BU’s David Warsofsky having lost on Monday, Cross will be the lone Bruins representative in the tournament final vs. Northeastern.
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 Boston College: http://media.weei.com/ncaa/boston-college-eagles.htm
 Boston Bruins: http://media.weei.com/hockey/boston-bruins.htm
 clinching a 3-2 win: http://bcblog.weei.com/sports/boston/general/boston-college/2011/02/07/top-ranked-eagles-survive-a-big-scare-from-their-biggest-rival-advance-to-beanpot-final/
 NHL: http://media.weei.com/hockey/nhl.htm
 joined fellow B’s prospects: http://bigbadblog.weei.com/sports/boston/hockey/bruins/2010/07/07/bc-defender-looking-to-cross-out-injury-woes/
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