BOSTON – Boston Bruins captain Zdeno Chara will miss four to six weeks with a left knee injury, according to multiple reports on Saturday.
The Athletic first reported the length of absence for the veteran defenseman.
Chara suffered the injury during Wednesday’s game against the Colorado Avalanche.
The 41-year-old Chara has four points (three goals, one assist) in 18 games this season.
Chara is two goals away from reaching 200 for his career. He is in his 13th season with Boston after beginning his NHL tenure with the New York Islanders (1998-2001) and also spending time with the Ottawa Senators (2001-06).
–Field Level Media