The Bruins have made a minor leaguedeal with the Minnesota Wild bringing goalie Anton Khudobin to Providence while sending defenseman Jeff Penner and forward Mikko Lehtonen to Minnesota's minor league team. Thedeal was first reported byTSN's Bob McKenzie via Twitter. Kudobin was a seventh-round pick in 2004. He's 19-12-1 with a 2.58 GAA and .911 save percentage in HoustonMinnesota's AHL team. The newly acquireBruin went 2-1-0 with a 1.59 GAA and .942 save percentage with the Wild this year.
For a newly assembled group of Bruins players this season, Friday's win over the Rangers is exactly the kind of proof they need to show they can beat anybody in the league.