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Patience (finally) pays off for Krug

After years of watching and learning, it's undersized upstart's time to shine

Updated: June 3, 2013, 4:04 PM ET
By Jackie MacMullan | ESPNBoston.com

WILMINGTON, Mass. -- It had all the markings of the classic tale of a younger brother striving to keep up with his faster, stronger, bigger siblings.

When Adam and Matt Krug's team took a break from hockey practice, the tiny kids swarmed the ice, buzzing around with their mini sticks, clamoring to emulate the skills of their brothers.

Only little Torey Krug was never among them.

"He was in the stands," explained his father, Kyle Krug.

It ...

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