Bruins send Joe Morrow back to Providence

Boston Bruins defenseman Joe Morrow has been assigned to Providence of the AHL, the team announced Saturday.

Morrow, 22, played in 15 games for the Bruins this season. He's been a healthy scratch in seven of the last eight games. He made his NHL debut on Oct. 30 against the Buffalo Sabres.

Prior to his recall, Morrow played in five games for the P-Bruins and had one goal and one assist.