News: The Bruins have signed Button to an entry-level contract, the team's official site reports.
Analysis: Button, who skated with AHL Providence late in the season on an Amateur Tryout Agreement, appeared in seven games with the Baby B's, recording one assist. Button, who will most likely start the 2011-12 season back in Providence, is a puck-moving blueliner who adds depth to the organization's already solid backline corps. At at 6-0, 185 pounds, he may need to bulk up some to cut it at the NHL level, however.
News: Button has signed an amateur tryout agreement with AHL Providence, the Boston Globe reports.
Analysis: Button, the Bruins' third-round pick in 2009, split 2010-11 season between WHL Prince Albert and Seattle, recording five goals and 30 assists in 69 games. Though Button, a puck-moving defenseman, could return to the WHL next season as an overage player, he will most likely start the 2011-12 season in Providence.