Bergeron deserves better

Team Canada's snub of Bruin stalwart a shame and a mistake.

Updated: November 24, 2009, 5:31 PM ET
By Matt Kalman | ESPNBoston.com

I'm pretty sure Patrice Bergeron is a citizen of Canada. It even says right in the Bruins' 2009-10 media guide that Bergeron skated for Team Canada at the 2004 and 2006 World Championship and the '05 World Junior Championship.

But I have yet to find one projection of Hockey Canada's entry for the 2010 Winter Olympics -- some which have been quiet expansive and inclusive -- mention the Bruins' star center as a candidate to head to Vancouver in February. And that's a Canadian shame.

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