The Bruins this morning announced the worst-kept secret in the organization, as former first-round picks Joe Colborne and Jordan Caron, plus goaltender Michael Hutchinson and defenseman Steve Kampfer were all signed to entry-level contracts.

The Providence Bruins announced that Colborne, Kampfer and forward Max Sauve, who signed with the Bruins last spring, will report tothe team. But Caron and Hutchinson are still alive in the QMJHL and OHL playoff, respectively.

General manager Peter Chiarelli and Colborne will offer their comments this evening. Check back later for more on these deals.