Last season marked the second year Reading had served as Boston’s ECHL affiliate. Under the affiliation arrangements, the Royals will receive players designated for assignment to the ECHL within the Bruins professional development system during the upcoming season.
Reading will also again serve as the ECHL affiliate for the Toronto Maple Leafs.
Bruins prospects including goaltender Michael Hutchinson
, forward Yannick Riendeau and goaltender Adam Courchaine
made appearances for Reading last season.