BOSTON, MA - Boston Bruins General Manager Peter Chiarelli announced today, August 20, that the club has renewed its affiliation relationship with the South Carolina Stingrays of the ECHL. Under the affiliation arrangements, the Bruins will be able to designate players within their development system for assignment to the Stingrays during the 2013-14 season.
The Stingrays have played in North Charleston, South Carolina since 1993 and are the first professional ice hockey team established in the state of South Carolina. Prior to joining the Bruins organization for the 2012-13 season, the Stingrays were the ECHL affiliate for the NHL’s Washington Capitals from 2004 to 2012.
This marks the second consecutive season that the Stingrays will be an affiliate of the Boston Bruins.
For more information on the Stingrays, visit www.stingrayshockey.com.
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