Update Regarding Defenseman Zdeno Chara.

Published May 28, 2019 at 2:57 PM

The Boston Bruins won Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Finals however they briefly lost one of their leaders. 

Chara took a Vladimir Tarasenko shot off the wrist and immediately started bleeding and Chara headed off to the locker room. 

The cut needed medical attention and Chara was given stitches however it seems to be alright and just a cut for now, no broken bones.

"Yeah, I'm fine," Chara told reporters. "Just got a cut, so [I] just needed to get some stitches quickly."

It seems that Chara should be without a doubt good to go for Game 2 of the Stanley Cup Finals which takes place Thursday night at TD Garden.

Here's the play where Chara took the puck off the wrist:

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