2015-16: Has single assists each in 5 of his last 7 gp including on the GWG 11/21 vs TOR & the OTG 11/25 at DET ... Had points in his 1st 2 gp this season w/his 1st pt as a Bruin an assist in his 1st gm as a Bruin 10/8 vs WPG & his 1st goal as a Bruin scored 10/10 vs MTL ... Multi-Pt Gms: 1 ... Inj: 2.
Tm Rec in Lineup: 11-8-0 ... Out: 1-0-1 ... w/G: 1-1-0 ... w/A: 4-2-0 ... w/Pt: 5-3-0 ... PP Pts: 0-0=0 ... GW Pts: 0-2=2
2014-15: Established career-highs in goals & points (22-10=32 totals) ... Tied for 3rd in NHL w/8 GWGs.
Signed as a free agent by Coventry (Britain), October 9, 2012. Signed as a free agent by Boston, July 1, 2015.
We've got to find a way to win a game. He's played well in the minors, now he gets his opportunity. We tried [with Jonathan Bernier]. The way I look at it, you get opportunities and you make the most of it. That's what [James Reimer] did. Now another opportunity is here and Sparks ... you gotta grab it. Is he ready? We'll find out.
— Maple Leafs coach Mike Babcock to the Toronto Star on recalling goalie Garret Sparks from the AHL to start Monday in his NHL debut
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