BOSTON, MA – Boston Bruins General Manager Don Sweeney announced today, November 22, that the team has claimed forward Landon Ferraro off waivers from the Detroit Red Wings. Ferraro will join the Bruins in Toronto on Sunday evening. He will wear sweater number 29. Sweeney also announced that defenseman Kevan Miller has been placed on Injured Reserve.
Ferraro, 24, has skated in 10 games for Detroit this season and registered seven penalty minutes. For his NHL career, the 6'0'', 183 pound forward has skated in 17 NHL games and has tallied one goal and nine penalty minutes. He also appeared in seven postseason NHL contests.
At the AHL level, he has two 20-goal campaigns to his name after registering a career high 27 in 2014-15 with Grand Rapids as well as 24 during the 2012-13 season. In 270 AHL games with Grand Rapids, he has totaled 75 goals, 65 assists and 204 penalty minutes.
The native of Trail, BC was drafted by Detroit in the second round (32nd overall) of the 2009 NHL Entry Draft.
TRANSACTION: Boston Bruins claim forward Landon Ferraro off waivers from Detroit, place defenseman Kevan Miller on injured reserve.