BREAKING: The Boston Bruins Have Signed a Stanley Cup Champion to a Tryout Contract

Published August 21, 2023 at 12:06

Boston Bruins Sign Alex Chiasson to Professional Tryout Agreement

In a significant move, Boston Bruins General Manager Don Sweeney announced a pivotal decision this morning, August 21. The Bruins have secured the services of forward Alex Chiasson through a Professional Tryout Agreement (PTO).

Alex Chiasson: A Veteran Presence

Aged 32, Chiasson brings seasoned experience to the team. The forward, standing at an imposing 6 feet 4 inches and weighing 208 pounds, has an impressive NHL career under his belt.

A Distinguished Career

Throughout his journey spanning 651 NHL games, Chiasson has donned the jerseys of several prominent teams, including the Detroit Red Wings, Vancouver Canucks, Edmonton Oilers, Washington Capitals, Calgary Flames, Ottawa Senators, and Dallas Stars. His contribution to the league has been notable, amassing a commendable record of 120 goals and 113 assists, translating to a total of 233 points.

Origins and Achievements

Hailing from Montreal, Quebec, Chiasson's hockey journey was set in motion when the Dallas Stars selected him in the second round (38th overall) of the 2009 NHL Entry Draft.

The Boston Bruins community and hockey fans alike eagerly await the impact that Chiasson will make during this critical phase. As he joins the team on a Professional Tryout Agreement, expectations are high, and fans are poised to witness his potential contribution to the Bruins' roster.
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BREAKING: The Boston Bruins Have Signed a Stanley Cup Champion to a Tryout Contract

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