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Bruins trade for Chris Kelly

The Bruins traded for Senators forward Chris Kelly [1], the team announced Tuesday night. The B’s will send their own second-round draft pick to Ottawa in the deal, and general manager Peter Chiarelli was expected to hold a press conference at around 11:15 p.m.

Kelly has 12 goals and 11 assists this season for 23 points in 56 games. He has a minus-11 rating and has averaged 15:38 of ice time per night.

The 30-year-old has another year remaining on his contract after this season and carries a $2.125 million cap hit.