BOSTON - Boston Bruins General Manager Don Sweeney announced today, November 4, that the team has recalled forward Cameron Hughes from Providence and assigned forward Peter Cehlarik to Providence.
This is the first NHL recall for Hughes, 23, who 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.
Cehlarik, 24, made his season debut with Boston in the team's 7-4 win at N.Y. Rangers on Sunday, October 27. He also has six goals and four assists through seven games with the Providence Bruins for a plus-four rating this season. The 6-foot-2, 202-pound winger has played 39 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.