Peter Chiarelli (ice hockey)
- For the U.S. Army general, see Peter W. Chiarelli
Peter Chiarelli, born August 5, 1964 in Ottawa, Ontario (Nepean) is the current General Manager of the NHL's Boston Bruins and the Bruins' AHL affiliate, the Providence Bruins. His daughter, Talia Chiarelli, is also a member of the Canadian National Gymnastics Team, and has trained at Brestyan's American Gymnastics Club alongside Alicia Sacramone and Aly Raisman.
Prior to becoming an NHL executive, Chiarelli was a player agent before joining the Senators in 1999. He was also an attorney in private practice in Ottawa having graduated from the University of Ottawa's law school. Chiarelli served as the assistant general manager for the Ottawa Senators for two years, including the Lockout season. The Senators were given a conditional draft pick for relinquishing Chiarelli.
Chiarelli was hired on May 26, 2006 as the General Manager of the Boston Bruins. He was signed to a four-year contract.
On June 19, 2009 Chiarelli received a four-year contract extension through 2013-2014.
On June 15, 2011, Chiarelli won the Stanley Cup with the Bruins. His brother Mike Chiarelli joined the Boston Bruins as Scout in summer of 2009. Due to a 52-names limit Mike Chiarelli's name could not be included on the Stanley Cup. However, the Bruins did award Mike a Stanley Cup Ring.
NHL GM record
|Team||Year||Regular Season||Post Season|
|BOS||2006-07||35||41||6||.460||5th in Northeast Division||-||-||Missed Playoffs|
|BOS||2007-08||41||29||12||.585||3rd in Northeast Division||3||4||Lost in First Round|
|BOS||2008-09||53||19||10||.736||1st in Northeast Division||7||4||Lost in Second Round|
|BOS||2009-10||39||30||13||.565||3rd in Northeast Division||7||6||Lost in Second Round|
|BOS||2010-11||46||25||11||.647||1st in Northeast Division||16||9||Won Stanley Cup|
|BOS||2011-12||49||29||4||.628||1st in Northeast Division||3||4||Lost in First Round|
|BOS||2012-13||28||14||6||.666||2nd in Northeast Division||14||8||Lost in Stanley Cup Final|
|BOS||2013-14||14||6||2||.700||-||-||-||Season In Progress|
|50||35||1 Stanley Cup|
|General Manager of the Boston Bruins