BOSTON, MA - Boston Bruins General Manager Peter Chiarelli announced today that the club has recalled forward Drew Larman from the Providence Bruins (American Hockey League) on an emergency basis. Larman will be available for Monday’s game against the Senators.
Signed by the Bruins as a free agent on July 13, 2009, the 24-year old Larman has skated in 43 games for the P-Bruins this season with five goals and four assists. This is his first recall to Boston. Larman has played in 22 career NHL games with 2-1=3 totals, all with the Florida Panthers. His last NHL game played was with Florida on February 29, 2008 when they played the Wild.
He spent the last four seasons with the Rochester Americans of the American Hockey League. In 2008-09, he skated in 61 regular season games potting 10 goals and registering a career high 12 assists.
The 6’ 3” 195-pound Canton, Michigan native originally signed with the Panthers as a free agent on September 28, 2005. Larman helped the London Knights (Ontario Hockey League) capture the 2005 Memorial Cup Championship after tallying an 11-10=21 line in 58 games during the regular season and 3-4=7 totals in 18 games during the ’05 playoffs.