The Bruins announced a couple of minor signings Wednesday, inking defenseman Garnet Exelby and forward Lane MacDermid to one-year, two-way deals.
Both players spent last season in the AHL. Exelby, 30, put up seven goals and 14 assists for 21 points and 177 penalty minutes in 75 games for Grand Rapids, the Red Wings’ AHL affiliate. He’s played 408 NHL  games between the Thrashers and Maple Leafs.
MacDermid played five games for the B’s last season and spent the rest of the season in Providence. He had four goals and 12 assists with 121 penalty minutes in 69 AHL contests.