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B's win Zdeno Chara's 1,000th game

Updated: March 25, 2012, 3:09 AM ET
By James Murphy | ESPNBoston.com

LOS ANGELES -- Zdeno Chara helped the Boston Bruins to a much-needed 4-2 win over the Los Angeles Kings at Staples Center on Saturday night in his 1,000th career NHL game.

While his teammates did their best to give their captain the win in his milestone game, Chara himself made sure he would get it. With the Bruins clinging to a 3-2 lead in the final two minutes, he blocked a shot that was headed into an open Bruins net and would have tied the game at 3. Tim Thomas (41 saves) did the rest ...

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