Hashtag: Free Joe Haggerty

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Hashtag: Free Joe Haggerty

So this is what it's like to make a film "based on a true story." How Lifetime of us.

CSNNE.com Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty lost his passport in Ottawa over All-Star Weekend, placing him in limbo for a few hours before matters could be sorted out. The story took life on twitter with the hashtag: freejoehaggerty.

Ever ready to hit the big time, The Great American Hockey Show seized the moment, producing a dramatized trailer to entice Hollywood into making a feature-length film.

Haggerty gives a synopsis of the true story at the beginning of this video, leading into the trailer. A more detailed account can be found in print.