Boston Bruins General Manager Peter Chiarelli announced today that the club has assigned goaltender Hannu Toivonen to the Providence Bruins of the American Hockey League (AHL).
Toivonen, who is in his fourth year with the Bruins organization, has played 18 games for Boston this season, posting a record of 3-9-1 and a goals-against average of 4.23. His most recent outing came last night in the Bruins’ 4-2 loss in Buffalo to the Sabres.
Toivonen has appeared in 23 games for Providence this season. He has a record of 11-12-0 and a goals-against average of 2.36 with the AHL club. He has also tallied one assist.
The Bruins will play their final game of the 2006-2007 NHL season at the TD Banknorth Garden on Saturday, April 7 at 7:00 p.m. ET. At the game, the Bruins will be celebrating Fan Appreciation Night, which will feature a number of prizes and contests, including a “Shirts Off Our Back” give-a-way by the Bruins’ players at the end of the game.
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