Originally written on NESN.com  |  Last updated 6/6/13

NEWARK, NJ - OCTOBER 16: Gregory Campbell of the Boston Bruins stretches prior to the game against the New Jersey Devils at the Prudential Center on October 16, 2010 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Christopher Pasatieri/Getty Images)
Gregory Campbell has redefined taking one for the team. The forward is done for the season after he broke his leg when blocking a slap shot by Pittsburgh’s Evgeni Malkin in Wednesday night’s 2-1 double overtime Bruins win, Joe McDonald of ESPN.com reports. Campbell blocked the shot during a penalty kill in the second period and remained on the ice until the power play ran out. The Bruins slogged through the rest of that period and the next, plus an overtime and about three quarters of another overtime, before Patrice Bergeron finally found a hole for the game-winner. Campbell’s teammates were full of praise for his effort after the game. Click here to see Campbell block the slap shot >>
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