BOSTON – The Boston Bruins announced that they have agreed to terms with left wing Pat Leahy, who played for Trenton as a rookie.
In his first professional season in 2001-02, the 6-foot-3 and 200-pound Leahy scored 41 points (20g-21a) in 41 games and was selected to the ECHL All-Star Game. He also played in the American Hockey League scoring four points (2g-2a) in 14 regular season games and seven points (3g-4a) in 20 playoff games with Bridgeport while also scoring three points (1g-2a) in nine games with Hershey and two points (1g-1a) in nine games with Portland.
The 26-year-old Leahy had 15 points (1g-14a) in 38 regular season games with Providence in 2004-05, missing half the season with injuries, and ranked fifth on the team in the postseason with 10 points (4g-6a) in 17 games as the Bruins reached the conference finals.
Selected in the fifth round (122nd overall) by the New York Rangers in the 1998 NHL Entry Draft, the Boston native played six games in the NHL with the Bruins in 2003-04.