Nate Thompson comes full circle

Updated: May 11, 2011, 11:00 PM ET
By Joe McDonald | ESPNBoston.com

BOSTON -- Tampa Bay Lightning forward Nate Thompson began his professional career in the Boston Bruins organization.

Now, he's hoping to help end the Boston Bruins' season.

A gritty and determined player, Thompson honed his skills in the AHL with the Providence Bruins, beginning with the playoffs of the 2004-05 season before his tenure in the organization ended when he was placed on waivers in October 2008.

During that time he played a total of four games for the ...

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