The Boston Bruins lost Game 7 to Carolina last Thursday and today held their break-up day at TD Banknorth Garden.
If you can believe it, captain Zdeno Chara did not begin his offseason workouts in preparation for next season in between game night and this morning.
“I like to start early, that’s for sure. I like to start early,” the regimen-addicted defenseman said today.
You can understand why even Chara would want to take a little time off, especially considering the shoulder, knee and groin injuries he was battling all the way through to the end of the Bruins’ season. Unlike last season, however, Chara will not require surgery. (more…)