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Fifth grade math

Sammy Megna is an up-and-coming hockey goalie who also makes sure the Americans and their opponents have pucks for warmups and full water bottles for the game.

A fifth grader, Sammy had a doozie of a math problem Wednesday. His dad, Luke Megna, who is the Americans team doctor, showed me this problem. I had no clue and said maybe defenseman Zach Yuen could lend a hand. The players took a look and told Sammy he was on his own. Doc finally figured it out, but now they have to find a way to show how they arrived at the answer.

Here is the problem: (ABC)+(ABC)+(ABC) = BBB

This is fifth grade folks. See if you can figure it out. I know the answer, but don't ask me to show my work.