HAMBLIN EARNS INVITE
Medicine Hat, AB – With both the Western Hockey League and NHL seasons right around the corner, NHL teams are starting to release their rosters for training camps. The Boston Bruins will open their training camp with a week for the rookies/prospects including a “Prospect Challenge” tournament that will take place in Buffalo, NY.
Medicine Hat Tigers forward James Hamblin’s hard work and determination has earned him an invite to the Bruins camp as an undrafted rookie. The 18 year old Edmontonian took huge strides last season and is coming off a career year that saw the skilled centre tally 23 goals, and add 24 helpers finishing the 2016-17 regular season with 47 points.
Here is a breakdown of the Boston Bruins roster, camp gets underway on Thursday, September 7th.
BOSTON BRUINS ROOKIE CAMP/PROSPECTS CHALLENGE ROSTER
Forwards: Anders Bjork, Shawn Boudrias*, Jake DeBrusk, Ryan Fitzgerald, Jakob Forsbacka Karlsson, Jesse Gabrielle, Alex Gacek*, James Hamblin*, Danton Heinen, Justin Hickman, Joona Koppanen, Sean Kuraly, Cedric Pare, Zach Senyshyn, Oskar Steen
Defensemen: Victor Berglund, Connor Clifton*, Matt Grzelcyk, Owen Headrick*, Emil Johansson, Jeremy Lauzon, Charlie McAvoy, Rob O’Gara, Ethan Sakowich*, Jakub Zboril
Goaltenders: Kyle Keyser*, Luke Richardson*
*Denotes player attending rookie camp on an invite basis