Boston, MA - Boston Bruins General Manager Peter Chiarelli announced today, November 20, that the team has recalled defenseman Kevan Miller from the Providence Bruins on an emergency basis (American Hockey League). Miller will join the team Thursday and be eligible to play in Thursday night’s game against the St. Louis Blues (7:00 p.m. at TD Garden).
Miller has skated in 12 games with the Providence Bruins this season and has registered one goal and two assists with 30 penalty minutes. The blueliner has played the last three seasons (2010-2013) with the Providence Bruins, skating in 147 games, notching six goals and 37 assists.
Prior to joining the P-Bruins in 2010, Miller played at the University of Vermont for four seasons from 2007-2010. In his collegiate career, Miller appeared in 144 games for the Catamounts and amassed 5-25=30 totals with 97 penalty minutes.
The 6’2’’, 210-pound native of Los Angeles, California was signed by Boston as a free agent on October 21, 2011. This marks Miller’s first NHL recall.
TRANSACTION: The Boston Bruins recall defensemen Kevan Miller from Providence on an emergency basis.