BOSTON, MA - Boston Bruins General Manager Don Sweeney announced today, October 12, that the team has updates on forward Patrice Bergeron and defensemen Adam McQuaid and Kevan Miller . Sweeney also announced that the team has recalled forward Tim Schaller from Providence. Schaller joined the team for Wednesday's 10:30 a.m. practice at Warrior Ice Arena and will travel with the team to Columbus.
Bergeron suffered a lower-body injury and is currently being evaluated on a day-to-day basis. He will not travel with the team to Columbus. McQuaid suffered an upper-body injury and is currently being evaluated on a day-to-day basis. He will not travel with the team to Columbus.
Miller underwent successful surgery to repair a fracture in his left hand by Dr. Matthew Leibman at Newton-Wellesley Hospital on Tuesday, October 11. Miller's expected recovery time is six weeks.
The Bruins open their season Thursday night, October 13 in Columbus with a 7:00 p.m. game against the Blue Jackets.