BOSTON (TUSEN) – Quinn Waters, the 5-year-old better known as “The Mighty Quinn,” celebrated his latest round of aggressive cancer treatments that ended with a trip to see the Bruins at TD Garden. And he brought home a keepsake thanks to another Weymouth resident.
Waters, who is battling brain cancer for the second time, donned a purple Bruins jersey during the game, which is part of the NHL’s Hockey Fights Cancer initiative.
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During the pre-match warm-ups, Weymouth native Charlie Coyle threw a puck into the stands where Quinn was sitting with his family.
The Mighty Quinn underwent treatment after being first diagnosed with a brain tumor just after his third birthday in 2019.
In January, during a routine check-up, doctors diagnosed Quinn with brain cancer for the second time.
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He started six weeks of high-dose radiation therapy five days a week in March. Treatment was due to end this week.