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Bruins Sign Tim Schaller To A One-Year Contract

Merrimack, NH native set career highs last year with 7 goals, 7 assists

by Boston Bruins @NHLBruins /

BOSTON - Boston Bruins General Manager Don Sweeney announced today, July 5, that the club has signed forward Tim Schaller to a one-year contract worth $775,000.

Schaller, 26, appeared in 59 games in his first season with Boston in 2016-17, setting NHL career highs with seven goals and seven assists for 14 points with 23 penalty minutes. He also skated in all six postseason games with Boston, netting one goal. Prior to joining the Bruins, Schaller spent two seasons with the Buffalo Sabres from 2014-16, producing two goals and three assists in 35 games. 

In total, Schaller has skated in 94 regular season games at the NHL level posting nine goals and 10 assists for 19 points.

The 6-foot-2, 219-pound forward also played in 174 games over three seasons (2013-16) with the Rochester Americans of the American Hockey League (AHL), notching 38 goals and 49 assists for 87 points with 200 penalty minutes.

The Merrimack, New Hampshire native was originally signed by Buffalo as a free agent on April 2, 2013.

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