Jakob Forsbacka Karlsson signs with Bruins, forgoes final two years at BU

And then there were three. Days removed from sophomore defenseman Charlie McAvoy and freshman forward Clayton Keller turning pro early, sophomore center Jakob Forsbacka Karlsson has also taken the NHL path. The 20-year-old Swede signed with the Boston Bruins on Sunday evening, foregoing his final two years of NCAA eligibility for life on Causeway Street. … Read more

Charlie McAvoy signs ATO with Providence Bruins, turns pro

The Charlie McAvoy era is over for the Boston University men’s hockey team. The 19-year-old defenseman has signed an amateur tryout (ATO) contract with the Providence Bruins, the AHL affiliate of the Boston Bruins. Across his Terrier career, Charlie McAvoy earned a Hockey East First-Team nod after his sophomore season and recorded 51 points in … Read more