BOSTON - Boston Bruins General Manager Don Sweeney announced today, November 6, that the team has assigned forwards Cameron Hughes and Zach Senyshyn to Providence.
Hughes, 23, made his NHL debut in the team's win vs. Pittsburgh on November 4. He has recorded two goals and four assists for six points in 13 games with Providence this season. The 5-foot-11, 175-pound forward has appeared in 79 career AHL games with Providence, posting 15 goals and 22 assists for 37 points with a plus-10 rating. Prior to turning pro, Hughes served as captain of the Wisconsin Badgers as a senior in 2017-18, tallying eight goals and 14 assists in 37 games. The Edmonton, Alberta native was originally selected by the Bruins in the sixth round (165th overall) of the 2015 NHL Entry Draft.
Senyshyn, 22, made his season debut in the team's game at Montreal on November 5. He has skated in 12 games with Providence this season, tallying two goals and one assist for three points. The 6-foot-1, 192-pound right wing played in two games with Boston in 2018-19, scoring his first career goal in his NHL debut on April 4 at Minnesota. The Ottawa, Ontario native was originally selected by Boston in the first round (15th overall) of the 2015 NHL Entry Draft.