The Boston Bruins have recalled defenseman Andrew Bodnarchuk from Providence on an emergency basis. He will join the Bruins in Toronto.
The 21-year-old Bodnarchuk has skated in 70 games with Providence this season, posting five goals and 10 assists for 15 points. He is ranked second on the team with a plus-7 rating.
The 5-foot-11, 190-pounder was selected by Boston in the fifth round (128th overall) in the 2006 NHL Entry Draft.