Boston Bruins General Manager Peter Chiarelli announced today that the club has recalled goaltender Hannu Toivonen from the Providence Bruins of the American Hockey League (AHL). He will be joining the team in Montreal tomorrow for their game against the Canadiens tomorrow night.
Toivonen, who is in his fourth year with the Bruins organization, has played 16 games for Boston this season, posting a record of 3-7-1 and a goals-against average of 4.42. His most recent outing came on February 24 in no decision relief of Tim Thomas
in the Bruins 7-2 loss to the Florida Panthers in Sunrise, Florida.
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 return to action tomorrow, Tuesday, April 2 when they square off against the Montreal Canadiens at the Bell Centre in Montreal.
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. 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.
Tickets are available for all home games online by clicking here
, at the TD Banknorth Garden Box Office, all Ticketmaster outlets, or by phone at 617.624.BEAR.