LIVE VIDEO: Good Morning Show    Watch
 

Bruins sign GM Chiarelli to four-year extension

2:54 PM, Aug 29, 2013   |    comments
  • Share
  • Print
  • - A A A +
  • FILED UNDER

Boston, MA (Sports Network) - The Boston Bruins rewarded general manager Peter Chiarelli with a four-year contract extension through the 2017-18 season.

Chiarelli, who was named general manager before the 2006-07 season, has guided the Bruins to the playoffs six times, including a Stanley Cup championship in 2011 and an Eastern Conference title in 2013.

The 49-year-old Chiarelli became just the third GM in Bruins history to win a Stanley Cup in Boston in 2010-11, joining both Art Ross (1929, 1939, 1941) and Milt Schmidt (1970 and 1972).

Under Chiarelli's command, the Bruins have amassed a 291-187-62 record during the regular season, including five 90-plus point seasons.

In addition to his general manager duties, Chiarelli will also continue serving as an alternate governor on the NHL's Board of Governors.

The Sports Network

Most Watched Videos