Zdeno Chara is down, and for the next month, he will be out. But make no mistake: He will be back.
Blueliners Joe Morrow and Zach Trotman have both been recalled from Providence on an emergency basis, Bruins GM Peter Chiarelli announced Friday morning.
The Boston Bruins are used to having an imposing force leading the way on the defensive end, but are waking up Friday getting ready for life without their leader.
Adam Jones runs through the ups and downs of the Bruins loss to the New York Islanders on Thursday Night at TD Garden.
In a night where the Bruins welcomed back and old defenseman, they said goodbye to another –temporarily at least.
Although there’s no way to replace Chara, the blow of his absence would be softened if the Bruins could figure what’s wrong with their other foundation player: Patrice Bergeron.
On a crystal clear land line, Bruins president Cam Neely joined Michael Felger and Tony Massarotti on Thursday for his weekly chat.
“It’s definitely different. It’s going to be a little bit weird.”
Bruins forward Reilly Smith called in to Toucher & Rich Thursday morning, listen here!
Adam Jones analyzes the game with Dave Goucher and Bob Beers, then gives his three highlights and lowlights.