|Bruins sign Seth Griffith to entry level deal||04.09.13 at 4:25 pm ET|
The Bruins announced Tuesday that they have signed forward Seth Griffith to a three-year entry-level deal.
Griffith, a fifth-round pick of the Bruins in last year’s draft, scored 33 goals with 48 assists for 81 points in 54 games in the regular season for the London Knights of the OHL. He was given the Jim Mahon Memorial Trophy, given to the league’s top-scoring right wing, for his performance. Griffith also had a goal and three assists for four points in seven playoff games.
|Bruins select forward Seth Griffith with first fifth-round pick||06.23.12 at 11:59 am ET|
The Bruins selected forward Seth Griffith with their first fifth-round pick (131st overall) in the draft Saturday. The pick was acquired in a trade with the Lightning, when the Bruins dealt the rights to Benoit Pouliot for the pick and Michel Ouellet.
Griffith led the London Knights of the Ontario Hockey League in goals and points in the 2011-12 season, recording 45 goals and 85 points in 68 games. He also led his team in points during the playoffs, when the Knights were runners-up for the Memorial Cup. The 19-year-old Wallaceburg, Ontario, native is 5-foot-11 and 180 pounds.
Griffith played alongside former Bruins second-round pick Jared Knight last season in London.