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Bruins hire Sweeney to head player development

Updated: June 21, 2006, 12:53 PM ET
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BOSTON -- Don Sweeney played in more than 1,000 games for the Boston Bruins. Now he will try to help them as an executive.

The team named Sweeney as their director of player development, interim general manager Jeff Gorton announced on Wednesday.

Sweeney, 39, was a teammate of incoming Bruins general manager Peter Chiarelli at Harvard University. Chiarelli has spent the past seven seasons with the Ottawa Senators, including the last two as assistant GM, and will take over the Bruins ...

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