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Zdeno Chara to captain Slovakia

Updated: January 7, 2014, 11:49 AM ET
Associated Press

BRATISLAVA, Slovakia -- Boston Bruins defenseman Zdeno Chara will captain Slovakia at the Sochi Games next month, hoping to improve on fourth place at the Vancouver Olympics.

Other major Slovak stars, including Chicago Blackhawks forwards Michal Handzus and Marian Hossa and St. Louis Blues goaltender Jaroslav Halak are also on the 25-man squad that coach Vladimir Vujtek announced on Tuesday.

Defensemen Lubomir Visnovsky of the New York Islanders and Michal Sersen of HC Slovan Bratislava ...

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