BREAKING: Boston Bruins Sign a Top Prospect to Entry-Level Deal

Published May 5, 2023 at 2:13 PM
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After an early-than-expected elimination from the Stanley Cup Playoff, the Boston Bruins started their offseason, announcing a significant signing on Friday morning.

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The Bruins' PR shared the following statement moments ago:

Boston Bruins General Manager Don Sweeney announced today, May 5, that the team has signed forward Matthew Poitras to a three-year entry-level contract beginning with the 2023-24 season with an annual NHL cap hit of $870,000.



Poitras, a native of Brooklin, Ontario, was Boston's first pick of the 2022 NHL Entry Draft when he was selected in the second round (54th overall). The 19-year-old recorded 16 goals and 79 assists for the Guelph Storm this season, finishing second in assists and sixth in points in the Ontario Hockey League (OHL)>

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BREAKING: Boston Bruins Sign a Top Prospect to Entry-Level Deal

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First line forward49.8 %
Top-62253.7 %
Top-9922 %
4th line/Depth player614.6 %
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