Oct. 8, 2013
Thirteen former Boston College men's hockey players suited up for the first week of action in the NHL.
Andrew Alberts - Vancouver Canucks, D
• Did not see action in season opener
Cam Atkinson - Columbus Blue Jackets, F
• Saw action in season opener against the Calgary Flames on Friday. Recorded his first point of the season with an assist midway through the third period against the Islanders on Saturday. Made final penalty shot to seal win vs. Islanders.
Brian Boyle - New York Rangers, F
• Saw action against the Pheonix Coyotes on October 3. Recorded an assist in the third period of a win against the LA Kings on Monday.
Scott Clemmensen - Florida Panthers, G
• Did not see action in first game against St. Louis.
Patrick Eaves - Detroit Red Wings, F
• Did not see action in season opener.
Nathan Gerbe - Carolina Hurricanes, F
• Scored a goal in the season opener against the Red Wings on October 4. Saw ice time in win vs. the Flyers on Sunday.
Brian Gionta - Montreal Canadiens, F
• Saw action in season opener vs. Toronto on October 1. Recorded two points with a goal and an assist in the win against Philadelphia on Saturday night.
Stephen Gionta - New Jersey Devils, F
• Saw ice time in all three games that the Devils have played this season. Recorded his first shot on October 4 against the Islanders.
Peter Harrold - New Jersey Devils, D
• Saw action in all three games this season. Accumulated five shots over the three games.
Jimmy Hayes - Chicago Blackhawks, F
• Saw action in the defending Stanley Cup Champions' season opener. The Blackhawks won the game, 6-4.
Brooks Orpik - Pittsburgh Penguins, D
• Saw ice time in a win at New Jersey on October 3 and at Buffalo on Saturday night.
Cory Schneider - New Jersey Devils, G
• Played the season opener against the Penguins and recorded 18 saves on 21 shots on goal on Thursday night.
Rob Scuderi -Pittsburgh Penguins, D
• Saw action in a win at New Jersey on October 3 and at Buffalo on Saturday night.
Ben Smith - Chicago Blackhawks, F
• Saw ice time in the overtime loss to the Tampa Bay Lightning on Saturday night.