BOSTON, MA – Boston Bruins General Manager Peter Chiarelli announced today, February 25, that the club has assigned forward Matt Lindblad to Providence (American Hockey League).
Lindblad has skated in 35 games this season for the Providence Bruins, tallying seven goals and 10 assists for 17 points.
The forward has appeared in 39 total games for the P-Bruins from 2012-13. Lindblad has netted eight goals and 14 assists thus far for 22 points.
Prior to joining Providence, Lindblad skated three seasons (2010-13) for Dartmouth College. In 89 games for the Big Green, Lindblad racked up 29 goals and 51 assists for 80 points. Prior to playing for Dartmouth, the centerman played in the United States Hockey League with the Sioux Falls Stampede (2009-10) and the Chicago Steel (2008-09). The forward skated in 57 games for the Stampede and he accrued 24 goals and 46 assists for 70 points. While with the Steel, the forward appeared in 51 games where he scored five goals and acquired 20 assists.
The 5’11’’, 193-pound Winnetka, IL native was signed by Boston as a free agent on April 5, 2013.
TRANSACTION: The Boston Bruins assign Matt Lindblad to Providence.