To be Frank: Bruins forward Vatrano thankful following bumpy road to NHL

Bruins forward Frank Vatrano scored his first collegiate goal, first professional goal and first NHL goal all within a year of each other after having to wait two years to play in any games at all. 

Rick Osentoski

Frank Vatrano’s journey to the NHL was as intriguing as his dad’s attempt to watch the Bruins rookie forward’s debut on Nov. 7 in Montreal.

"It just goes to show, don’t ever give up. If you believe in something and you think you have what it takes, it will happen."

I never thought it would happen this fast.

Frank Vatrano