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Flyers mascot Gritty surprised a 7-year-old Flyers fan in the hospital and left him speechless

Posted On: Jun 25, 2019   |   Posted By: Business Insider

Flyers mascot Gritty surprised a 7-year-old Flyers fan in the hospital and left him speechless

Philadelphia Flyers mascot Gritty is still bringing joy to fans across the city.
On Tuesday, Gritty surprised Caiden O'Rourke, a young Flyers fan who had just received a new, custom Gritty-themed prosthetic leg.
O'Rourke's reaction is priceless.
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The NHL season might be over, but beloved Philadelphia mascot Gritty is still working hard to bring joy to Flyers fans.
On Tuesday, Gritty surprised 7-year-old Flyers fan Caiden O'Rourke.
According to 6ABC's Jeanette Reyes , O'Rourke had received a new, custom Gritty-themed prosthetic leg at Philadelphia's Shriners Hospital for Children.
When it turned out that Gritty was also there to celebrate with O'Rourke, his reaction was reaction is priceless.
The look on this 7-year-old's face is priceless.
He just received a custom Gritty prosthetic leg, and then this happened... ❤️ pic.twitter.com/mXtKdEGKYG - Sports Illustrated June 25, 2019
I have a feeling Caiden won't be taking off this...

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