Zdeno Chara

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Scott McLaughlin
June 06, 2019 - 9:25 pm
The Blues have been finishing hits high all series, and the trend continued in the first period of Game 5 as Ivan Barbashev picked Bruins forward Marcus Johansson with a shoulder to the head. Like teammates Sammy Blais and Jaden Schwartz before him, Barbashev got away with the hit without so much...
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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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Matt Kalman
June 06, 2019 - 1:37 pm
Like most Bruins , Brad Marchand isn’t surprised captain Zdeno Chara took the ice for an optional morning skate Thursday and is planning to play in Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Final at TD Garden despite a facial injury. After all, the 6-foot-9 defenseman’s reputation for toughness preceded even his...
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Matt Kalman
June 06, 2019 - 12:19 pm
Bruins captain Zdeno Chara might play in Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Final on Thursday against the St. Louis Blues despite what the Bruins have called a “facial injury” and what our Christian Fauria reported is a broken jaw . Chara took part in an optional morning skate Thursday (video above) and is...
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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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Evan Marinofsky
June 05, 2019 - 5:13 pm
The Bruins weren't about to give away all the details regarding Zdeno Chara's status after Wednesday's practice. When Patrice Bergeron, Tuukka Rask and Matt Grzelcyk were asked at the podium about how he was doing, Bergeron was quick to jump in and shoot down any possible chances at information. "...
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Ryan Hannable
June 05, 2019 - 3:47 pm
FOXBORO -- Having been the banner captain prior to Game 2, Bill Belichick is well aware of the Bruins being in the Stanley Cup Final and now reportedly have defenseman Zdeno Chara dealing with a broken jaw, according to our own Christian Fauria . Following minicamp practice Wednesday, Belichick was...
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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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Sam Cohn
June 05, 2019 - 12:59 pm
Christian Fauria broke the news Tuesday afternoon that Zdeno Chara suffered a broken jaw in Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Final. With the Bruins captain's status for the remainder of the series up in the air, we thought it would be useful to take a look at other hockey players who have had a broken jaw...
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Alex Reimer
June 05, 2019 - 10:10 am
Christian Fauria was the first person to report Tuesday that Zdeno Chara had broken his jaw. Fauria shared the news before 2:30 p.m. on OMF, but it took at least three hours for other outlets to pick up the story. That’s because the snobby hockey press refused to run with Fauria’s report, instead...
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