BOSTON - Boston Bruins General Manager Don Sweeney announced today, June 15, that the team has signed defenseman Victor Berglund to a three-year entry-level contract.
Berglund, 20, had a career-best season with MODO Hockey Ornskoldsvik of the Allsvenskan professional ice hockey league in Sweden in 2019-20, posting 10 goals and 12 assists for 22 points with a plus-18 rating in 52 games.
The 6-foot, 180-pound blueliner has appeared in 151 career games with MODO, totaling 15 goals and 28 assists for 43 points with a plus-22 rating. He has also skated in four AHL games with the Providence Bruins, notching one goal and one assist.
The Ornskoldsvik, Sweden native was originally selected by Boston in the seventh round (195th overall) of the 2017 NHL Entry Draft.