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Ducks welcome Make-A-Wish visitor as one of their own
Ducks welcome Make-A-Wish visitor as one of their own

Jeanne Earle can’t explain her son Shaelin’s fascination with the Ducks and why a kid from Beverly, Mass., would root for a hockey team based in Anaheim. “He’s a major sports fan and he really doesn’t like any New England teams, despite the fact that we live here,” she said. “He’s not a Patriots, Red Sox, Bruins fan.” The Ducks have rewarded the devotion shown by Shaelin, who has cystic fibrosis and requested to see a Ducks game when he was granted a wish by the Make-A-Wish foundation. They gave the him royal treatment and a number of gifts earlier this season when he visited Anaheim, but he was kept out of the locker room as a...

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