FALLSTROM SIGNED TO ATO
Former Harvard standout signs with the Bruins
Providence, RI - The Providence Bruins, in their 21st season in the American Hockey League, today announced that they have signed forward Alexander Fallstrom to an amateur tryout contract. Fallstrom was signed to an entry-level contract by the Boston Bruins on March 16 for the 2013-14 season.
Fallstrom has skated in 113 games at the ECAC level, compiling 33 goals and 37 assists good for 70 points in his four-year college career. Prior to Harvard, Fallstrom attended Shattuck-St. Mary's High School and tallied 60 goals and 74 assists for 134 points in 114 games.
The 6'2'' 203-pound native of Gotenborg, Sweden was drafted Minnesota Wild in the fourth round (116 overall) of the 2009 NHL Entry Draft. The Bruins acquired Fallstrom, Craig Weller and a second round pick in 2011 on October 18, 2009, in exchange for Chuck Kobasew.