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 one of a two-year contract with an NHL cap figure of $625,000.
Game - Dec. 28, 2013 at Ottawa
Goal - None
Assist - None