The Boston Bruins struck a deal for a local kid Friday.
The B’s acquired journeyman forward and Boston native Paul Carey from the Ottawa Senators in exchange for defenseman Cody Goloubef. Carey will report to the AHL’s Providence Bruins, according to a team release.
Carey, 30, was drafted by the Colorado Avalanche in the fifth round of the 2007 NHL Entry Draft before playing his college hockey at Boston College. He made his NHL debut in 2014 with the Avs, appearing in 12 games and skating in three playoff contests his first season.