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Nick Boynton (born January 14, 1979 in Nobleton, Ontario) is a Canadian retired professional ice hockey defenceman. He played a career total of 11 seasons in the National Hockey League (NHL). He played for the Boston Bruins, Phoenix Coyotes, Florida Panthers, Anaheim Ducks, Chicago Blackhawks, and the Philadelphia Flyers. He also played 9 regular seasons games with the Nottingham Panthers of the Elite Ice Hockey League (EIHL).

Nick Boynton
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Boynton with the Blackhawks in 2010
Born (1979-01-14) January 14, 1979 (age 40)
Nobleton, ON, CAN
Height 6 ft 2 in (188 cm)
Weight 218 lb (99 kg; 15 st 8 lb)
Position Defence
Shot Right
Played for Boston Bruins
Nottingham Panthers (EIHL)
Phoenix Coyotes
Florida Panthers
Anaheim Ducks
Chicago Blackhawks
Philadelphia Flyers
NHL Draft 9th overall, 1997
Washington Capitals
21st overall, 1999
Boston Bruins
Playing career 1999–2011

Boynton was diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes in 1997 but it has not affected his ability to play hockey.[1] He retired from playing professional ice hockey in 2011.[2]

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  1. http://www.nhl.com/nhl/app?service=page&page=NewsPage&articleid=282739
  2. "New father Boynton revels in Hawks success". Chicago Tribune. Retrieved 2015-1-15. Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)

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