B's sign D Bodnarchuk to contact extension

The Bruins announced Friday that they have signed 23 year-old defenseman Andrew Bodnarchuk to a one-year contract extension. Bodnarchuk was a restricted free agent. According to capgeek.com, Bodnarchuk will earn $635,250 if he plays in the NHL and $67,500 if he's in the AHL. Bodnarchuk had one goal and 15 assists in 75 games with Providence last season and has appeared in five career NHL games.