BOSTON - Boston Bruins General Manager Don Sweeney announced today, October 27, that the team has placed Karson Kuhlman on injured reserve and recalled forward Peter Cehlarik on an emergency basis.
Kuhlman has been sidelined with hairline nondisplaced fracture of his right tibia he suffered in the team's game against the Toronto Maple Leafs on Saturday, October 19.
Cehlarik, 24, has six goals and two assists through six games with the Providence Bruins for a plus-five rating this season. The 6-foot-2, 202-pound winger has played 37 career games in Boston, recording five goals and five assists for 10 points while with the Bruins.
The Zilina, Slovakia native was originally selected by Boston in the third round (90th overall) of the 2013 NHL Entry Draft.