Matt Grzelcyk

Matt Grzelcyk Boston Bruins
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Matt Kalman
June 12, 2019 - 12:54 pm
It’s been exactly two weeks since Bruins defenseman Matt Grzelcyk sustained a concussion on a suspension-worthy hit by St. Louis forward Oskar Sundqvist in Game 2 of the Stanley Cup Final. Now without a contact practice and within a day of being medically cleared, Grzelcyk is set to return to the...
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Matt Grzelcyk
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Scott McLaughlin
June 12, 2019 - 11:25 am
Bruins defenseman Matt Grzelcyk has finally been cleared from concussion protocol, just in time for Game 7 of the Stanley Cup Final. Coach Bruce Cassidy said Wednesday morning that Grzelcyk will be a game-time decision, but that he expects him to re-enter the lineup. Cassidy said Connor Clifton...
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Zdeno Chara
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Scott McLaughlin
June 06, 2019 - 8:03 pm
It's official: Zdeno Chara will not miss a game after reportedly suffering a broken jaw in Monday's Game 4. Chara took the ice for warmups before Game 5 with his protective full shield and went through everything like normal, including pairing with usual partner Charlie McAvoy during line rushes. A...
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Zdeno Chara
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Scott McLaughlin
June 06, 2019 - 11:12 am
Optional morning skates are generally fairly uninteresting affairs, but Thursday's gave Bruins fans plenty of reason to get excited. Just three days after reportedly breaking his jaw in Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Final Monday night, Bruins captain Zdeno Chara was back on the ice hours before...
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Zdeno Chara
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WEEI
June 05, 2019 - 3:18 pm
WEEI Hockey Insider Christian Fauria was back at work Wednesday, as he reported on Ordway, Merloni & Fauria that according to sources, Bruins defenseman Matt Grzelcyk (concussion) will return to the lineup for Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Final, and that Zdeno Chara (broken jaw) is still a...
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Patrice Bergeron
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Scott McLaughlin
May 31, 2019 - 4:11 pm
Patrice Bergeron missed Friday's Bruins practice in St. Louis, but coach Bruce Cassidy eased any concerns in his press conference afterwards when he told reporters that it was just a maintenance day and that Bergeron will be ready to go for Game 3 Saturday night. The Bruins will need more from...
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Evan Marinofsky
May 30, 2019 - 2:07 pm
Don Cherry's had his fair share of controversial comments throughout this postseason. But his on's regarding Oskar Sundqvist's hit from behind on Matt Grzelcyk, that sent to Grzelcyk to the hospital and into concussion protocol, may be the most polarizing. "Kids, you never ever go in the corners...
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Matt Grzelcyk Oskar Sundqvist
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Matt Kalman
May 30, 2019 - 2:04 pm
St. Louis Blues forward Oskar Sundqvist is headed for a hearing with the NHL Department of Player Safety on Thursday. Bruins defenseman Matt Grzelcyk has entered concussion protocol and didn’t travel with the team to St. Louis one day after he was rocked into the glass by Sundqvist in Game 2 of the...
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Matt Grzelcyk
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Scott McLaughlin
May 30, 2019 - 10:39 am
The NHL Department of Player Safety announced Thursday morning that Blues forward Oskar Sundqvist will have a hearing later in the day for his hit on Bruins defenseman Matt Grzelcyk in Wednesday's Game 2, an eventual 3-2 overtime win for the Blues. The hit came late in the first period when...
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Matt Grzelcyk
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Scott McLaughlin
May 30, 2019 - 12:40 am
Bruins coach Bruce Cassidy confirmed after Wednesday's Game 2 overtime loss that defenseman Matt Grzelcyk had been taken to the hospital for tests after getting hit in the head from behind by Blues forward Oskar Sundqvist late in the first period. Cassidy said the team was still waiting for an...
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