>A Dozen Good Men

>A Dozen Good Men

>Less than a week ago Western Pennsylvania native Christian Hanson was saddened when his college team was eliminated in the NCAA Midwest Regional. Tonight he was playing in the NHL, becoming the 12th player from here to make the big leagues.

Hanson, who wasn’t drafted in the NHL, finished his college career at Notre Dame when Bemidji State beat the Fighting Irish on and signed a free agent contract with the Toronto Maple Leafs three days later on March 31, 2009.

Here’s a list of the other 11 ‘Burg Boys that made the NHL…

By | 2009-04-04T01:28:00+00:00 April 4th, 2009|Pittsburgh Hockey History|0 Comments

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