Chara


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  • noun

Synonyms for Chara

green algae common in freshwater lakes of limestone districts

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We are contacting you (Wednesday) to voice our concern over (Tuesday night's) incident involving Max Pacioretty and Zdeno Chara at the Bell Centre in Montreal," wrote Air Canada's director of communications Denis Vandal.
Chara admitted he wasn't himself, especially early on.
Chara led the Bruins to the NHL title in 2011 -- with Chara, as the team's captain, receiving the Stanley Cup -- and back to the finals two years later.
The CHARA Array is expected to be fully operational late in the decade.
The Mail Chara Koubo service kicked off the first week of December by promoting four of Casio's camera keitai models.
Chara finished the regular season ranked fourth among the league's defensemen in goals (17), second in power-play goals (10) and seventh in plus-minus rating (plus-25).
If Chara, who said he's been unsuccessful in his attempts to reach out to Pacioretty, does end up being challenged and drops the gloves, it would be a rare sight indeed.
On the first time he took the ice against the Sabres, Chara, of course, received a warm round of applause and a supportive chant of "Chara-Chara-Chara" from the usual sold-out crowd of 17,565 at TD Garden.
This hit resulted from a play that evolved and then happened very quickly - with both players skating in the same direction and with Chara attempting to angle his opponent into the boards.
After that, with the game well in hand - the Bruins led, 3-0, after the first period and 5-0 after two - all eyes were on Chara.
Both new contracts include a no-movement clause, which Chara had in his previous deal, but Bergeron did not.
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.
As a result, Chara played an incredible 31 minutes, 48 seconds, the most ice time he has logged all season, and yet never appeared to be tired or sapped of energy.
BOSTON - Bruins captain Zdeno Chara was hospitalized Friday night for, according to the team, dehydration and didn't participate in the morning skate yesterday.
It was just talk," Chara said of the pregame hype after his three-assist effort.