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Report: Bruins sign McGrattan

PRAGUE — According to a tweet from ESPNBoston’s James Murphy, the Bruins have agreed to terms with forward Brian McGrattan, who has been with the team throughout the preseason on a tryout basis. Murphy is reporting that the deal will not be finalized until Monday.

McGrattan has 395 penalty minutes in parts of five NHL [1] seasons. A draft pick of the Kings, McGrattan has suited up for the Senators, Coyotes, and Flames. He has been skating on the the fourth line, which is centered by Gregory Campbell [2] and has Shawn Thornton [3] and Brad Marchand [4] also vying for time on the wings.