2012-13: Played his first full AHL season since 2006-07 with 4-7=11 totals in 74 games in Providence ... Was named that club's Specialty Man of the Year for his outstanding contributions to the community ... Led the AHL in penalty minutes with 316 which was 29 more than the next-highest total and was the highest league total since 2010-11.
2011-12: Began the season in the ECHL with 7-8=15 totals and 123 PIM in 28 games with the Chicago Express ... Was signed to a pro try-out agreement with Abbotsford/AHL on Dec. 20 and played two scoreless games before signing the same agreement with Providence on Dec. 28 ... Finished the season with the AHL Bruins after signing an AHL deal on Feb. 6 and led the team in PIM with 150.
2010-11: Spent the season in Bakersfield/ECHL with 14-13=27 totals in 46 games ... Ranked second on the team with 186 PIM.
2007-08: Played most of the season with Bakersfield/ECHL with 18-17=35 totals and 151 PIM in 68 games ... Also appeared in seven scoreless AHL games with Rochester, Albany and Syracuse.
2006-07: Played his first full AHL season with Ottawa's AHL affiliate in Binghamton and his 80 games played remains a career season-high with his 7-8=15 totals career season-highs at the AHL level ... 2005-06: Joined Binghamton/AHL at the conclusion of his college career and had 4-3=7 totals with 19 PIM in his first 16 pro games.
EUROPE: Played two seasons in Europe with Ireland's Belfast in 2008-09 and Slovenia's Jesenice in 2009-10 ... Had pro career-highs in goals (21), assists (25) and points (46) with the Giants in 2008-09 and won a championship while leading Jesenice in penalty minutes (178) in 2009-10.
COLLEGE: Played four seasons of college hockey at the University of Massachusetts-Lowell with 32-37=69 totals and 253 penalty minutes in 127 career college games ... Led Hockey East with 94 PIM in his senior season in 2005-06 while also leading the team in scoring with 13-18=31 totals.
TRANSACTIONS: Signed as a free agent by Ottawa, July 13, 2006 ... Signed as a free agent by Boston, July 6, 2013.
ETC: Full name, Robert Raymond Robins ... Nickname, The Savage ... Twitter, @bobbyRRRobins.
CONTRACT STATUS: Is in year one of a two-year contract with an NHL cap figure of $600,000.