BOSTON, MA - Boston Bruins General Manager Don Sweeney announced today, February 27, that the club has assigned forward Tyler Randell to the Providence Bruins (American Hockey League) for conditioning and has placed forward Max Talbot on waivers.
Randell, in the midst of his first full NHL season, has skated in 25 games with Boston in 2015-16, registering five goals for five points with 47 penalty minutes. He registered his first NHL goal in his first NHL game against the Colorado Avalanche on October 14, 2015.
In parts of four seasons with Providence, the 24-year-old forward totaled 17 goals and 16 assists for 33 points with 314 penalty minutes in 170 games.
The 6’1”, 198-pound native of Scarborough, Ontario was selected by the Bruins in the sixth round (176th overall) of the 2009 NHL Draft.
Talbot has skated in 36 games with Boston this season, accruing two goals and four assists for six points. In his Bruins career, the 5’11”, 186-pound forward has tallied two goals and seven assists for nine points in 54 games. In his NHL career, the 32-year-old has totaled 91 goals and 112 assists for 203 points in 702 games.
Talbot has skated in 10 games with Providence this season, registering four goals and six assists for 10 points with a plus-three rating.
The native of Lemoyne, Quebec was acquired by Boston via trade from Colorado on March 1, 2015.
TRANSACTION: Bruins assign Tyler Randell to Providence for conditioning and place Max Talbot on waivers.