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Did you think the All-Star game was fun, but probably could have used a little bit more... fighting? Well, you may be right. And you may be getting your wish on Tuesday with teams led by Zdeno Chara and Daniel Alfredsson doing battle once again. NESN Nation's Dan Duquette is noticing a couple of similarities and differences between this game and the last time the two captains faced off. Check them out in the upcoming video. Join NESN Nation: In-game home page | Twitter | Facebook
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Zdeno Chara and Daniel Alfredsson won't have quite as much talent at their disposal as they captain opposing teams for the second straight game.
They'll have more to play for, though, as Chara's Boston Bruins look to extend their Northeast Division lead Tuesday night with a seventh consecutive win over the visiting Ottawa Senators.
Chara's club also beat Team Alfredsson...
Max Pacioretty and the Canadiens no longer have a problem with just Zdeno Chara and the Bruins. They now have to worry about Paul Gaustad and the Sabres, too. Gaustad ensured that he shot up the ranks on the long list of perceived Montreal villains on Tuesday night when he got into a verbal bout with the Canadiens bench. According to a number of Canadiens, Gaustad got into it with...
KANATA, Ont. -- Typically after any game, win or lose, Boston captain Zdeno Chara is stone-faced and intense when he meets the media. Sunday night at Scotiabank Place, he was grinning from cheek to cheek.
Chara returned to Ottawa, the city ...
You know ****'s bad when your chances of making it in the playoffs are in the gutter. But **** gets downright hilarious when those teams start using the Boston Bruins as a centering point for their trash talking.Last night our old friends the Buffalo Sabres and the Montreal Canadiens faced off and things got a little intense towards the end of the game. Some choice words were...
Toronto Maple Leafs center Mikhail Grabovski has been named the NHL's First Star of the Week on Monday.
Grabovski collected one goal and four assists in two games during the shortened week due to the NHL All-Star Game festivities.
Nashville Predators netminder Pekka Rinne and Ottawa Senators captain Daniel Alfredsson were also honored by the league.
Rinne, who received the...
It was a short week for the Black and Gold, but luckily the Bruins put up some great goals against the Senators in their only game of the past week. Which goal against the Senators deserves to be the Captain Morgan Goal of the Week? Zdeno Chara: Brad Marchand: Dennis Seidenberg: Did Zdeno Chara, Brad Marchand or Dennis Seidenberg score the Captain Morgan Goal of hte Week?
Marian Gaborik got the better of New York Rangers teammate Henrik Lund qvist, and Zdeno Chara scored the winning goal for the NHL all-star team named after him.
Dennis Seidenberg scored the tiebreaking goal on a slap shot from center ice in the third period, rallying the Boston Bruins to a 4-3 win over the Ottawa Senators on Tuesday night.
Brad Marchand and Zdeno Chara had power-play goals and Chara also had an assist for the Bruins, who fell behind 3-1 while being dominated in the second period.
Milan Lucic's goal with 45 seconds...
Justin Faulk always thought he had a heavy shot, which is understandable. He does.
The Canes' rookie defenseman also was aware of the shooting prowess of Zdeno Chara of the Boston Bruins. But he was even more impressed when seeing the "Chara Cannon" first-hand during the Skills Competition at the 2012 NHL All-Star Weekend in Ottawa.
"Shooting 108, 109 miles an...
GRABOVSKI, RINNE AND ALFREDSSON NAMED NHL 'THREE STARS' OF THE WEEK
NEW YORK (January 30, 2012) -- Toronto Maple Leafs center Mikhail Grabovski, Nashville Predators goaltender Pekka Rinne and Ottawa Senators right wing Daniel Alfredsson and hav...
Marian Gaborik got the best of New York Rangers teammate Henrik Lundqvist, and Zdeno Chara scored the winning goal for the NHL All-Star team named after him.