Your virtual box seat to New England's professional sports & live concerts.

Tag Archives: Sam Berns

CELTICS TO HONOR SAM BERNS TONIGHT

​Despite being born with Progeria, a rare aging disease, Sam Berns bravely showed the world that he could live a happy life. Sam played drums in the Foxborough High School marching band, was an eagle scout and avid Boston sports fan. Through speeches and celticsthe documentary film “Life According to Sam”, he taught people how to be...
Read more

BRUINS NOTEBOOK

If there was ever a team that the Bruins needed to see, it’s the Edmonton Oilers. Following Thursday night’s embarrassing loss to the Habs, the Oilers come into The Garden this afternoon with an 18-32-6 record while just 8-18-4 on the road. Yes, the Oilers have won their last 3-games, two against playoff teams. But in their last win against San Jose, the Oiler’s Ben Scrivens...
Read more

BOB KRAFT ISSUES STATEMENT ON SAM BERN

Patriots Chairman and CEO Robert Kraft issued the following statement on the news of the passing of 17-year-old Sam Berns "I loved Sam Berns and am richer for having known him. He was a special young man whose inspirational story and positive outlook on life touched my heart. I am so lucky to have had the opportunity to spend time with him and to get to...
Read more

BERNS LOSES HIS BATTLE WITH PROGERIA DISEASE

Foxborough's Sam Berns lost his battle with Progeria Disease Friday night according to multiple sources. Berns became a well known local figure in recent months after he was featured on an HBO Documentary detailing Progeria Disease, which accelerates the aging process. It is estimated that there are between 200 and 250 children with the disease.  The average life expectancy for children with the disease is 13. In...
Read more