Most high-profile athletes have a natural urge to give back to the community. In a city like Boston, there are countless opportunities for the area’s most popular athletes to take some time out to brighten someone’s day.

That’s exactly why Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask and forward Shawn Thornton visited the Floating Hospital for Children at Tufts Medical Center recently. Jamison Coyle caught up with Rask and talked with the netminder about his experience. Hear what he had to say in the above video.