Boston Bruins
Boston Bruins
Zach Trotman
POSITION: Defenseman
HEIGHT: 6' 3"
BIRTHDATE: 08/26/1990
AGE: 25
DRAFTED: BOS: 2010-210 overall


2014-15: Spent most of the season in Providence/AHL where he had 2-11=13 totals with 27 PIM in 40 AHL Bruins games played ... Recalled on four occasions to Boston - from Oct. 24-Nov. 18 (0-2=2 in nine games), Nov. 20-22 (did not dress for one game), Nov. 29-Jan. 1 (0-2=2 in eight games) and Mar. 22-Apr. 13 (1-0=1 in ten games) ... Recorded his first NHL point with an assist Oct. 28 vs. Minnesota ... Scored his first NHL goal with the game-winning tally with 2:08 remaining in regulation on Apr. 2 at Detroit ... Did not dress (coach's decision) for eight games.

2013-14: Spent most of the season in Providence/AHL with 8-16=24 totals and 21 PIM in 53 games ... Recalled on three occasions to Boston, from Dec. 28-29 (0-0=0 totals in one game), Jan. 19-21 (0-0=0 totals in one game) and Jan. 23-28 (did not dress for two games) ... Played his first NHL game on Dec. 28 at Ottawa and wore #42 in that game before going to #62 for his second contest ... Did not dress (coach's decision) for two Boston games.

2012-13: Played his first full pro season with Boston's AHL affiliate in Providence ... Tied for third among team defensemen with 16 points.

2011-12: Joined the AHL Providence Bruins on Mar. 23 at the conclusion of his college season and had 1-2=3 totals in nine games ... Played his first professional game that night and scored his first pro point with the game-winning goal vs. Manchester.

COLLEGE: Played three seasons of college hockey at Lake Superior State University with 19-30=49 totals and 42 penalty minutes in 114 career college games ... Signed a contract with the Bruins on Mar. 25, foregoing his senior season of eligibility ... Led team defensemen in scoring in 2011-12 with college season-highs of 11 goals and 21 points.

TRANSACTIONS: Boston's eighth pick, 210th overall, in the 2010 NHL Entry Draft.

ETC.: Full name, Zachary Ross Trotman ... Nickname, Trots ... Single ... Twitter, @Ztrotman4

CONTRACT STATUS: Is in year two of a two-year contract with an NHL cap figure of $625,000.

Game - Dec. 28, 2013 at Ottawa
Goal - Apr. 2, 2015 at Detroit
Assist/Point - Oct. 28, 2014 vs. Minnesota