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Rask said given a choice, he'd take the big slap shot over the camped-in-front Chara.
30) When the endoplasm is squeezed into the medium, vesicle movement is inhibited by adding the phosphatase inhibitor, (31) and actually, Chara myosin treated with protein kinase C loses its motile activity.
A source had said on Sunday that Chara likely would not be available for games this week against Los Angeles, Ottawa and Philadelphia.
Chara wasn't penalized by the NHL for the hit, but he was pilloried in Canada.
Yeah, for sure it's something I very much appreciated, and I'm very thankful for that," Chara said after the 4-3 overtime loss.
In reviewing this play, I also took into consideration that Chara has not been involved in a supplemental discipline incident during his 13-year NHL career.
Chara admitted he heard the whispers, but tried his best to ignore them.
Chara, 33, is entering his 13th NHL season and his fifth with the Bruins.
Chara turned in a spectacular game last night, picking up a pair of assists and earning a plus-3 rating while once again turning the defensive screws on Carolina superstar Eric Staal (only three shots and a minus-2 rating) as the Bruins staved off elimination with a 4-0 rout of the Hurricanes at the Garden.
Kessel scored a pair of goals on great individual efforts, Chara registered a bloody first-period TKO of Chicago's David Koci that set the emotional standard, and Thomas didn't hurt his league-leading goalie statistics by stopping 26 of 27 shots, allowing only a five-on-three goal, as the Bruins overcame another second-period catnap and battled their way to a 3-1 victory over the Chicago Blackhawks before a baseball-reduced crowd of 10,290 at the Garden.
With his size, strength and athletic ability, Chara, the son of an Olympic wrestler, could dominate in many sports.
In the final analysis, that can't be said about the Bruins with Chara.