The AHL today announced that Providence Bruins forward Brad Marchand was selected the Reebok Edge/AHL Rookie of the Month for January today.
In 13 games, the first-year pro tallied five goals and 11 assists, as well as a plus-8 rating for the first-place P-Bruins. An ’06 Boston Bruins third-round pick, Marchand finished up the month of January with a three-game point-scoring streak.
On the season, Marchand is fourth on the P-Bruins with 32 points (10 goals, 22 assists). He also has a plus-5 rating.