Found December 28, 2013 on CLNS Radio:
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The injury bug has hit the Boston Bruins fairly hard this entire season.  The news that came down on Saturday afternoon was by far the biggest sting of the year. Defenseman Dennis Seidenberg will be out 6-8 months after tearing the ACL and MCL in his right knee during Friday night's game against the Ottawa Senators.  Seidenberg was battling Ottawa's Cory Conacher behind the Boston net late in the third period when the two players collided, putting Seidenberg's leg in an awkward position as he fell to the ice.  Seidenberg was able to pull himself up, first to all fours, then to his skates, taking himself off the ice while play was occurring in the Ottawa end.  It was announced soon after the Bruins' 5-0 win on Friday night that Seidenberg would not make the trip to Ottawa for the second game in the team's back-to-back series.  Seidenberg, who signed a four-year contract extension early this season, had one goal and nine assists in 34 games this season for the Brui...
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