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12-27-2011, 09:02 AM
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reidy
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A day in the life with Patrice Bergeron, eh?

6:00 am - awakes before his alarm clock goes off.
6:05 am - calls Marchand just to say good morning -- no answer.
6:20 am - cooks breakfast for himself and girlfriend, delivering to his lady in bed.
6:40 am - showers, out the door to practice.
7:00 am - arrives 3 hours early to the rink, is locked out.
7:15 am - TD Garden Zamboni driver lets him in, Patrice talks to driver for 2 hours about his life.
9:30 am - hugs all of his teammates as they arrive.
10:00 am - morning skate begins, leads stretch.
10:30 am - dominates every 1-on-1 drill, sweating profusely.
11:30 am - hits the weight room for 4 hours while his teammates head to Chipotle.
1:45 pm - Writes "Hey!" on Marchand's Facebook wall after a set of squats.
4:30 pm - arrives home to give his girlfriend a kiss on the forehead, immediately heads back out to the Garden.
5:00 pm - signs every single autograph asked of him, then heads over the The Fours for an impromptu autograph session with the fans.
5:30 pm - calls down to Will Call to leave 750 tickets for anyone who needs them, "on him."
6:00 pm - Texts Marchand to see how he's doing.
6:15 pm - Calls mom and dad.
6:30 pm - Buys NHL36 camera crew dinner from Del Friscos, delivered.
7:00 pm - Game begins; dominates the defensive end to Jack Edwards' delight, and assists on two Marchand goals. Feels ecstatic to see his buddy on the scoresheet.
9:45 pm - Fields any and all questions from reporters with graciousness and class. Offers to take Haggs out for a few beers when this is all over.
10:15 pm - Arrives home with flowers and chocolate for his girlfriend.
10:30 pm - Watches Grey's Anatomy on DVR with his girlfriend, even though he secretly hates it.
11:29 pm - Skype's Marchand to say goodnight -- no answer.
11:30 pm - bedtime.

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