P-BRUINS RECEIVE TWO FORWARDS FROM BOSTON
Sauvé and MacDermid Return to Providence
Boston, MA - Boston Bruins General Manager Peter Chiarelli announced today that the club has released two players from their training camp.
Forwards Max Sauvé and Lane MacDermid will report to Providence's training camp. The P-Bruins training camp roster is now comprised of 30 players, including 18 forwards, nine defensemen and three goaltenders.
Sauvé, of Tours, France, finished third in points (38) during his rookie season with the Providence Bruins in 2010-11. Providence's Player of the Month in December 2010, the 6'2" 184-pound forward finished last season with nine multiple-point games. Originally drafted by Boston 47th overall in the 2008 NHL Entry Draft, Sauvé made his professional debut with the P-Bruins at the end of the 2010 campaign after spending four seasons in the QMJHL with Québec and Val d'Or.
MacDermid, a 6'3" 211-pound left wing, finished his sophomore season with the P-Bruins in 2010-11 with career-highs in goals (7), assists (12), points (19) and penalty minutes (158). During his rookie season in 2009-10, the Hartford, CT native lead all Providence players and finished second among AHL rookies in penalty minutes, inflated by 21 fighting majors. Selected by Boston 112th overall in the 2009 NHL Entry Draft, MacDermid made in his professional debut at the beginning of the 2009-10 campaign after spending three years in the OHL with Owen Sound and Windsor.
Providence opens the regular season at the Dunkin' Donuts Center on Friday, October 7 in a 7:05 tilt against the St. John's IceCaps. Providence Bruins season tickets and Flex Tix packages are on sale now for the 2011-12 season. To purchase tickets of for more information, call the P-Bruins ticket office at 401-273-5000 or log on to the team website at www.providencebruins.com.