Bruins General Manager Peter Chiarelli announced today that the Bruins have assigned 12 players from Boston’s training camp to the team’s American Hockey League affiliate in Providence. There are 25 players remaining in Boston’s training camp.
Assigned to Providence (AHL) were forwards Martins Karsums, David Krejci
, Pascal Pelletier, Tyler Redenbach, Nate Thompson, Kris Versteeg and Ben Walter; defensemen Bobby Allen, Matt Lashoff, Jay Leach and Jonathan Sigalet; and goaltender Brian Finley.
The Boston Bruins are 4-1-0 thus far in their 2006 pre-season schedule. They will close out their pre-season schedule with a home-and-home series against the New York Rangers this week, playing at Madison Square Garden on Wednesday, September 27 (7:00 p.m.) and hosting the Rangers at TD Banknorth Garden on Saturday, September 30 (4:00 p.m.).