Found December 11, 2011 on Kukla's Korner:
PLAYERS: Zdeno Chara
TEAMS: Boston Bruins
via Fluto Shinzawa of the Bruins Blog at the Boston Globe, Zdeno Chara will most likely not be available for games this week against Los Angeles, Ottawa, and Philadelphia because of a leg injury, according to a source. If his recovery goes well, Chara might be ready for the Bruins’ home game against Montreal on Dec. 19. Or the Bruins could opt to keep Chara out of uniform until after Christmas to give his injury more time to heal. The Bruins play at Phoenix on Dec. 28.

Chara expected to miss about a week

The Bruins will be missing captain Zdeno Chara for a little while, but the injury he suffered appears to be relatively minor. According to a source, Chara is expected to miss this week's games against the Los Angeles Kings, ...

Chara Says He Feels Pretty Good

via the BostonHerald, Bruins D-man Zdeno Chara is feeling better than expected, and may not be sidelined long with the suspected left knee sprain he suffered Saturday. “Good, good, better than I expected,” said Chara, who disputed the idea that he will definitely miss one week. “The plan is to take it a day at a time. You can’t really put a time frame on it. It’s about...

Zdeno Chara to miss time with leg injury

Zdeno Chara will most likely not be available for games this week against Los Angeles, Ottawa, and Philadelphia because of a leg injury, according to a source. If his recovery goes well, Chara might be ready for the Bruins’ home...

Zdeno Chara 'Better Than Expected,' But Still Day-to-Day and Unlikely to Play Tuesday Against Kings

WILMINGTON, Mass. -- Zdeno Chara missed practice Monday. He's likely to be out of the lineup Tuesday night against Los Angeles. But the Bruins know they are fortunate that their captain and defensive leader shouldn't be out too much longer than that. Chara suffered a lower-body injury Saturday night in Columbus when he got tangled up with Blue Jackets forward Antoine Vermette...

Bruins D Chara leaves with leg injury

Boston Bruins captain Zdeno Chara left Saturday night's game against Columbus with a lower-body injury. Chara appeared to hurt his leg after getting locked up with Antoine Vermette of the Blue Jackets. The Bruins said he would not return to the game. Chara had put Boston ahead with a power-play goal in the first minute of the second period. The towering defenseman has six...

Chara likely sidelined tonight

Bruins captain Zdeno Chara, injured in Saturday night’s 5-3 road victory against the Columbus Blue Jackets, said he was not likely to play in Tuesday night’s game against the Los Angeles Kings at TD Garden, but was “feeling better than I expected’’ after sitting out Monday’s practice at Ristuccia Arena.

Chara (leg) likely to miss time

Because of a leg injury, Zdeno Chara will most likely not be available for this week’s games against Los Angeles, Ottawa, and Philadelphia, according to a source. If Chara’s recovery goes well, the captain could return against Montreal at TD Garden on Dec. 19. The Bruins could also choose to keep Chara out of uniform until after Christmas to give his injury more time to heal...

Chara has lower body injury

COLUMBUS, OH.--Bruins coach Claude Julien said that Zdeno Chara suffered a lower body injury when he left tonight's game with 5:47 left in the second period, but it's not clear if the injury is major or minor in nature. Chara will be re-evaluated either tomorrow ...

A Night Of Injuries

via the Boston Herald, Bruins captain Zdeno Chara suffered an undisclosed injury late in the second period of the Bruins-Blue Jackets game at Nationwide Arena and will not return. It appeared Chara incurred some sort of lower body malady when he fell awkwardly while trying to protect the puck from a forechecking Antoine Vermette during a Bruins power-play. Play continued and Chara...

Bruins Live Blog: B's Return Home to Face Kings Squad With John Stevens Now on Coaching Throne

8 a.m. ET: The Bruins expect to be without their captain on Tuesday after Zdeno Chara suffered a leg injury Saturday in Columbus. The Kings will definitely be without their coach, as Terry Murray was fired on Monday. John Stevens takes over behind the Los Angeles bench on an interim basis and the former Flyers bench boss will coach his first game for the Kings Tuesday night against...

Puck Headlines: Giroux, Chara updates; how Kerry Fraser apologizes

Here are your Puck Headlines: a glorious collection of news and views collected from the greatest blogosphere in sports and the few, the proud, the mainstream hockey media. • Some gorgeous renderings of the Pegula Ice Arena have surfaced on Thank You Terry. [s/t Chris Kaminski] • Claude Giroux, the NHL's leading scorer, is out with a head injury and will not play against...

Rask to start in net against Kings, Chara and Campbell sidelined

  After coming in to relieve Tim Thomas in the third period of Saturday night’s 5-3 victory over the Columbus Blue Jackets, Tuukka Rask will get the start tonight for the Bruins as they take on the Los Angeles Kings at the Garden. We know that Claude Julien likes to rest his top goaltender, to save the veterans energy for the postseason, but very rarely is a goalie of Thomas...

Game Day Preview: 29. Los Angeles Kings @ Boston Bruins. WE MISS YOU ALREADY ZDENO!

I feel like it's been forever since the Bruins played a game, but that's probably because Saturday night I was drowning myself in Narragansett beer and Jameson whiskey at a Christmas party with the Bruins game on in the background. It was a good win, but it came at a price. Tim Thomas was pulled before the start of the third period and Zdeno Chara left with an injury. There...

VOTE: Which injury is more gruesome?

By Alexander Monaghan President  In the NHL, injuries are simply a part of the game. Yesterday, the injuries piled up with such notable names as Zdeno Chara, Ilya Bryzgalov and Claude Giroux hitting the injured list. However, the two injuries we want to focus on were especially gruesome and thanks to Twitter we have screencaps of the proof. Option #1: Derek Dorsett lower left leg...
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