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Boston Bruins forward Gregory Campbell sustained a broken right leg during the second period of Game 3 of the Eastern Conference finals on Wednesday when he was hit by a slap shot by the Penguins’ Evgeni Malkin. Campbell was unable to get off the ice because the Penguins controlled the puck, so he endured the pain for 45 seconds before heading to the locker room. He will be out for the rest of the season, according to Campbell appeared in 15 playoff games and had three goals and four assists.

Gregory Campbell’s Act of Heroism Paves Way for Funny Twitter Hashtag in His Honor

When Gregory Campbell broke his leg blocking a shot and then heroically stuck out the final minute of a penalty kill during Wednesday night’s Game 3 of the Eastern Conference finals, it was an inspiration to many, including his Bruins teammates, who went on to win in double overtime in their fallen forward’s honor. Apparently, that inspiration wasn’t exempt from Twitter hashtags...

Gregory Campbell Soldiers on Despite Injury to Kill Off Pittsburgh Power Play During Legendary Shift (Video)

Gregory Campbell is a hockey player. That’s really the only way to describe him after an incredible shift against the Penguins, where he was very clearly injured yet soldiered on to help kill off a Pittsburgh power play. After blocking a shot from Evgeni Malkin in the second period of Game 3, Campbell willed himself to his feet and gritted his way through the remainder of his shift...

Gregory Campbell Impossible to Replace Completely But Bruins Do Have Options

There is simply no replacing Gregory Campbell. The Bruins’ fourth-line center proved that in a big way on Wednesday night in Game 3. Despite not being one of the team’s elite offensive talents, there’s no denying Campbell is an integral part of this team’s fabric. The B’s forward provided what will surely be a lasting image in the team’s longstanding history as he limped...

Bruins Gregory Campbell Finishes Penalty Kill on Broken Leg (Video)

Most people don’t understand how grueling a sport hockey is. I was big hockey fan growing up, but didn’t realize how tough it was until I started ice skating myself. There was a big ice skating rink close to my dorm when I was at The Ohio State University. My girlfriend at the time convinced me to go. The first thing you realize is that the ice is VERY HARD and secondly it is...

Greg Campbell injured after blocking slapshot, soldiers on to finish penalty kill

Gregory Campbell appeared to suffer a serious injury during a second period penalty kill Wednesday night during Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Finals in Boston. Campbell hit the deck to block an Evgeni Malkin slapshot and did just that, appearing to take the puck off the side of his leg. Campbell immediately screamed out in pain before getting to his feet and remaining on the ice...

Vote: Who Should Replace Gregory Campbell in Bruins’ Lineup Moving Forward?

The Bruins are just one win away from the Stanley Cup Final, which is obviously the good news. The bad news, however, is that the B’s will have to continue their quest for the Cup without one of their core players. Gregory Campbell put himself in harm’s way in the B’s Game 3 win on Wednesday night, and it cost him. Campbell sold out to block an Evgeni Malkin slap shot and ended...

Bruins-Penguins: Campbell Breaks Leg, But Stays On Ice To Finish Shift (VIDEO)

You can’t say enough about Bruins forward Gregory Campbell. He is one of the most selfless players on the team. He dove in front of a Pittsburgh shot and he was visibly in pain, but he is a warrior and he did his job. “Soupy” stayed on the ice during the penalty kill until the puck was cleared. The TD Garden crowd chanted “Campbell, Cambell” after his herculean effort....

Hockey players are tough: Gregory Campbell breaks leg finishes shift

According to Joe MacDonald of ESPN Boston. Boston Bruins forward Gregory Campbell suffered a broken right leg and is done for the season, according to a team source.

Report: Gregory Campbell has broken leg, done for season

It was one of the most inspiration moments of the 2013 Stanley Cup Playoffs but, unfortunately for Gregory Campbell, it will also be his last. During the second period of last night’s Game 3 in Boston, Campbell hit the deck to block an Evgeni Malkin slapshot and wound up taking a puck hard off the side of the leg. Despite appearing seriously injured, Campbell stayed on the ice...

Gregory Campbell breaks leg, continues to help Bruins kill penalty

The Stanley Cup Playoffs bring out the best in hockey players. For those who get a chance to take part in the greatest spectacle in all of sports, it’s an opportunity to realize a childhood dream; the ability to hoist a 35-pound chalice over your head, give it a big kiss, then pass it off to a teammate. In order to win, players do whatever it takes to help their team even if it...

Bruins’ Gregory Campbell killed a power play with a broken leg

Daugavins replaces injured Campbell for Bruins

Kaspars Daugavins is replacing injured forward Gregory Campbell for the Boston Bruins on Friday night in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference finals against the Pittsburgh Penguins. Campbell, the Bruins' fourth-line center, broke his right leg in the second period of Boston's double-overtime win in Game 3 on Wednesday night. He is out for the rest of the playoffs. Daugavins...

Eric Engels: Playoff Heroics, Bergeron, Rask, Voynov, Bickell and Quick Top the Charts

1) We've seen some courageous displays in these playoffs, as we do every season, but Gregory Campbell sure got his due when he blocked an Evgeni Malkin screamer that broke his Fibula, managing to complete his shift before stumbling down the tunnel. Campbell won't be back in these playoffs. I'm sure he'd give up all the praise to be playing for the Cup, as the Boston...

Eastern Conference Finals: Bruins Bruised, Not Battered

By Kristin Tullo (@K_Tullo) Getty Images Weathered faces and post-season surgeries have become the norm for NHL hockey players. A puck to the nose here, a stick to the face there, get stitched up and back out on the ice they go. Usually it comes down to their feet; if they can still skate, they can still play. In Gregory Campbell’s situation last night, he had one working leg and...
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