The Bruins placed Talbot on waivers Sunday, CSN New England reports. The move frees up a roster spot for blueliner Kevan Miller, who appears poised to come off IR, with Talbot likely to head back to AHL Providence, assuming he clears waivers.
The Bruins have recalled Talbot from AHL Providence, Mark Divver of The Providence Journal reports. A number of Boston forwards are ailing, prompting the call-up for Talbot, who is commonly summoned in these types of situations. The 31-year-old recorded one goal and five assists in seven games with the Baby Bruins prior to getting his name called by the parent club Saturday.
The Bruins assigned Talbot to AHL Providence on Monday. Talbot appeared in three games after being recalled from Providence last week, but the Bruins are apparently interested in going a different direction moving forward. It remains to be seen who will take Talbot's place on the roster, however.
The Bruins have recalled Talbot from AHL Providence. The 31-year-old, who recorded four assists in three games for Providence, rejoins the B's forward mix, with Chris Kelly out for the season. While Talbot is off the fantasy radar in his projected fourth-line role, he'll provide the Bruins with experience, depth and versatility up front, in the wake of Kelly's injury.
The Bruins assigned Talbot to AHL Providence on Tuesday. Talbot was a non-factor during his stay with the big club, appearing in two games in which he failed to register a single point or shot on goal. He will likely get another shot with the Bruins at some point this season, but will head to AHL Providence for the time being.
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