Hamilton/By S. Bradley

WILMINGTON, Mass. — Bruins first-round pick Dougie Hamilton was a popular topic of conversation today at Ristuccia Arena on the first day of rookie camp.

Hamilton has put on a few pounds and worked on his game this summer, including a trip to Hockey Canada’s World Junior Championship evaluation camp.

Here’s the story I did on Hamilton for NHL.com:

Bruins’ Hamilton aims for strong first impression