Ryan Donato and Ryan Fitzgerald are trying to carve out successful careers of their own, but it’s hard not to deny their impressive hockey heritage.
Both young players are working at honing their skills this week at Boston Bruins development camp, and they’re no strangers to the Black and Gold. Donato and Fitzgerald grew up with fathers in the NHL, and both of their dads — Ted Donato and Tom Fitzgerald — also donned the spoked-B.
NESN’s Jamie Erdahl examined how that upbringing shapes the two young players and how they share a common bond as they begin their NHL careers together. See more in the video above from “Bruins Face-Off Live.”