Found February 07, 2014 on NESN.com:
PLAYERS: Zdeno Chara
TEAMS: Boston Bruins
Boston Bruins captain Zdeno Chara had the honor of serving as Slovakia’s flag bearer during Friday’s opening ceremony at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi. The 36-year-old defenseman will captain Slovakia’s hockey team, which begins group stage play on Feb. 13 against the United States. As an NHL star, Stanley Cup champion, one of the tallest athletes and an all-around nice guy, Chara has been one of the most popular athletes in Sochi since he arrived. Check out some of the best photos of Chara below. The tallest flag-bearer of them all has arrived in Sochi, Russia. Welcome Zdeno Chara. http://t.co/O4a9EYyVJN— Chris Johnston (@reporterchris) February 07, 2014 Slovakia's Zdeno Chara was one of several flag bearers from hockey. Photo: Andre Ringuette / HHOF-IIHF Images http://t.co/kK2vEdtpUz— IIHF (@IIHFHockey) February 07, 2014 @Sochi2014 SVK and Zdeno #Chara with national flag at the Opening ceremony. Looking forward to C some gr8 hockey. http://t.co/mXeZaDDCMk— Frantisek Ruzick...
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