Local Kid Lands In Bean-town

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Matt Irwin Photo Derek Cain ISN

The Boston Bruins yesterday added some local Vancouver Island talent to their backend when they signed Brentwood Bay product 27 year old Matt Irwin to a one way 1 year contract worth $800,000 .

The 6-foot-2,210 pound left shooting Iriwin played 3 seasons for the San Jose Sharks scoring  8 goals and 11 assist in 53 games last year ,in four seasons with the Sharks AHL team the Worcester Sharks, he scored 22 goals with 66 assists, he also played 2 seasons at UMass -Amherst .

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