BOSTON RECALLS CARON
Forward has Played in 17 Games for Providence
Boston, MA - Boston Bruins General Manager Peter Chiarelli announced today that the club has recalled forward Jordan Caron from the Providence Bruins. Caron will join the team Saturday and be available for the Bruins/Penguins game at the TD Garden this afternoon.
Caron, of Sayabec, PQ, has skated in 17 contests for Boston this season, registering two goals and two assists. In his career, the forward has played in 40 NHL games, recording 5-6=11 totals and 10 penalty minutes. He has appeared skated in 17 games for Providence this year with 4-9=13 totals.
The 20-year-old was originally drafted by the Bruins in the first round (25th overall) of the 2009 NHL Entry Draft.
Caron made his professional debut on October 10, 2010 with Boston at Phoenix and scored his first professional point (goal) on October 16 at New Jersey (NHL). In 47 games with Providence last season, Caron recorded 12-16=28 totals and 16 penalty minutes. His 12 goals and 28 points ranked second among rookies on the Providence squad.
The P-Bruins meet the Phantoms in Adirondack tonight for the first time this season. While the team isn't playing on Sunday, they leave for St. John's, Newfoundland. The club will faceoff with the IceCaps on Tuesday and Wednesday. Fans can catch all the action from the P-Bruins Road Game Parties at Deck Forty-Two on Tuesday and Chelo's in Warwick on Wednesday. To purchase our special ticket offers or for more information, call the Providence Bruins ticket office at (401) 273-5000 or log on to the team website at www.providencebruins.com.