BOSTON - Bruins General Manager Don Sweeney announced today, Saturday, February 27, that the Boston Bruins have claimed defenseman Jarred Tinordi off waivers from the Nashville Predators.
Tinordi was drafted in the 1st round, 22nd overall of the 2010 NHL Entry Draft by the Montreal Canadiens. The Burnsville, Minnesota-native played 46 games over four seasons with Montreal (2012-2016) and recorded six assists in those contests.
Tinordi was traded to the Arizona Coyotes on January 15, 2016 and appeared in seven games for the Coyotes. The 6-foot-6, 230-pound defenseman signed as a free agent with the Nashville Predators in July 2018. Tinordi has appeared in 35 games since signing with Nashville, recording a goal and four assists. In seven games this season, Tinordi has averaged 16:34 time-on-ice.