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REPORT: Don Sweeney under fire after Bruins players were AGAINST signing controversial player today

Published November 4, 2022 at 6:42 PM
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By now you've probably read all about that the Boston Bruins have signed controversial player Mitchell Miller. A player that was drafted by the Arizona Coyotes and quickly dropped because it was released that Miller had been bullying a classmate in grade 8.

#NHLBruins have signed former #Yotes draft pick Mitchell Miller to an entry-level contract.

Arizona renounced Miller's selection after it came to light that he heinously bullied an intellectually disabled child while in 8th grade.

Reminder of the facts: Miller and another teen were were convicted in juvenile court of bullying and abusing Isaiah Meyer-Crothers, a Black and disabled classmate. Miller repeatedly used racial slurs and forced Meyer-Crothers to lick a lollipop he smeared inside a urinal.





There is a back and forth rumour going on that Miller had reached out to the victim via social media:



But the Boston Bruins definitely did not reach out to the family of the victim:



What makes this matter worse is that the Boston Bruins players were asked their thoughts on signing him, and they said no, but they did it anyways.

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