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Matt Porter

Matt Porter is a 2008 graduate of Emerson (when he also started working part-time at the Globe covering high schools) and covers the Bruins for the Globe. He was a staff writer at the Palm Beach Post for nine years covering South Florida sports. He’s originally from Gloucester, Mass.

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BRUINS NOTEBOOK

Bruins sign Pavel Shen to three-year, entry-level contract

By , Globe Staff

The 212th overall choice in the 2018 draft, Shen will leave his native Russia and likely to land in Providence this fall.

Projecting the 2019-20 Bruins depth chart: mid-July edition

By , Globe Staff

Here’s a look at what the opening night lineup could look like, with as many factors as reasonably possible considered.

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Danton Heinen out to prove he’s top-six Bruin

By , Globe Staff

Heinen, who avoided arbitration by signing a two-year, $5.6 million deal, will get a few more cracks at proving himself a heavyweight player.

Danton Heinen, Bruins agree to a two-year contract

By , Globe Staff

The sides avoided an Aug. 3 arbitration hearing in agreeing to a deal averaging $2.8 million for both seasons.