BOSTON - Boston Bruins General Manager Don Sweeney announced today, April 14, that the team has recalled goaltender Malcolm Subban on an emergency basis from the Providence Bruins of the American Hockey League (AHL) and that the team has assigned goaltender Zane McIntyre to Providence.
Subban, 23, has appeared in 32 games with Providence this season, posting a 11-14-1 record with a 2.41 goals against average and .917 save percentage. The 6-foot-2, 200-pound goaltender has also appeared in two career NHL games with Boston.
Subban appeared in 27 games with Providence during the 2015-16 season, compiling a 14-8-5 record with a 2.46 goals against average and .911 save percentage. He played in 35 games for Providence in 2014-15, amassing a 16-13-4 record with a 2.44 goals against average and .921 save percentage. He played two games in the Calder Cup playoffs, finishing with a 1-1 record, a 1.12 goals against average and .953 save percentage. In the 2013-14 season, his first with Providence, Subban appeared in 33 games, posting a 16-13-4 record, ranking fifth in the AHL in goals against average (2.31) and seventh in the league in save percentage (.920). He went on to appear in six games during the Calder Cup playoffs, finishing with a 2-2 record, a 2.96 goals against average and .888 save percentage.
Subban also served as the starting goaltender Team Canada in the 2013 World Junior Championships in Ufa, Russia, posting a 4-2-0 record in six games en route to a fourth place finish.
The Toronto, Ontario native was selected by Boston in the first round (24th overall) of the 2012 NHL Entry Draft.
McIntyre, 24, has played in eight games with Boston in 2016-17, posting a 0-4-1 record with a 3.97 goals against average and .858 save percentage. He has also appeared in 29 games for Providence this season, compiling a 21-5-1 record with a 1.88 goals against average and .935 save percentage. McIntyre leads the AHL in both goals against average and save percentage. The 6-foot-2, 206-pound netminder was also selected to play in the 2017 AHL All-Star Game and was named an AHL Second-Team All-Star.
McIntyre played his first professional season with Providence in 2015-16, recording a 14-8-7 record with a 2.68 goals against average and .898 save percentage in 31 games. He had a six-game point streak (4-0-2) and allowed two goals or fewer in 13 of his 28 complete games.
The Thief River Falls, Minnesota native was selected by Boston in the sixth round (165th overall) of the 2010 NHL Entry Draft.
TRANSACTION: Bruins recall goaltender Malcolm Subban from Providence on an emergency basis; assign goaltender Zane McIntyre to Providence.