Theirs was a pretty typical relationship between brothers when they were growing up. They just happened to have one of the greatest defensemen of all-time as their dad.
Chris Bourque was old enough to appreciate Ray’s career while it was going on. Ryan Bourque was a little too young and didn’t even like hockey all that much until his father’s championship season in Denver, when Ryan was 10.
Chris has become a modern-day AHL legend. Ryan has carved out a solid eight-year pro career. And this season, they are both Bridgeport Sound Tigers, together for the third time in five seasons. “I don’t think we really knew how enjoyable it was to play with each other until it happened,” Chris said. “Ever since (2014-15 in Hartford), we’ve been trying to get on the same team every year. I got him to H...
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