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.
The Bruins’ slow start and sluggish play resulted in a 2-1 loss to the Red Wings.
Matt Kalman says the Johnny Boychuk trade leaves the Bruins defense in flux.
A handful of Bruins will make their preseason debuts Wednesday night when Boston takes on the Washington Capitals at the TD Garden.
It seems as though nearly everyone has taken part in the “Ice Bucket Challenge,” dumping a bucket of ice water over their head to raise awareness for ALS.