The Bruins made the move everyone expected when they summoned forward David Pastrnak from Providence of the American Hockey League on Tuesday.
Bruins 2014 first-round pick David Pastrnak’s whirlwind first season in North America will continue next week when he leaves the Providence Bruins of the American Hockey League to join the Czech Republic for the World Junior Championship.
When the Bruins returned from their Western Conference road trip, most of the players rested. But 2014 first-round pick David Pastrnak was assigned to Providence of the American Hockey League.
WILMINGTON — If the Bruins are going to find out what 2014 first-round David Pastrnak can contribute in the NHL as an 18-year-old and play him for more than the 7:53 he played in his debut on Monday, they might as well skate him on a line with their best all-around forward.
No one could accuse Bruins coach Claude Julien of getting caught up in the hype of 2014 first-round pick David Pastrnak’s NHL debut on Monday.
According to the AHL Web site transactions page, Bruins 2014 first-round pick David Pastrnak was recalled from Providence of the American Hockey League on Sunday.
The Bruins’ decision to start 18-year-old first-round pick David Pastrnak with Providence of the American Hockey League rather than keep him in the NHL or send him to his team in the Swedish Elite League is paying off.
PROVIDENCE – The grooming of Bruins 2014 first-round draft pick David Pastrnak continued over this weekend with the Providence Bruins of the American Hockey League with the first three-in-three of the 18-year-old’s career.
PROVIDENCE – It took David Pastrnak just 21:53 into his North American pro hockey career to acquire his first point.
But that wasn’t hit real “you’re not in Sweden anymore” moment in the Providence Bruins’ season-opening 2-1 overtime victory against the St. John’s Icecaps on Friday at Dunkin’ Donuts Center.
After explaining the trade of Johnny Boychuk to the New York Islanders on Saturday, Bruins general manager Peter Chiarelli explained what the options are for prospect David Pastrnak.
The Bruins’ 2014 first-round pick was limited to two preseason games because of a shoulder injury suffered on the first day of training camp.
WILMINGTON — Bruins first-round pick David Pastrnak was injured in a collision early in the first practice session Saturday at Ristuccia Arena.
The forward left the ice and did not return.