Slovakia has been a major disappointment thus far in the Winter Olympics.
Zdeno Chara will play in his last game on Tuesday night against Vancouver before he leaves for the Olympics.
Zdeno Chara will miss two games next week to be Slovakia's flag bearer during the opening ceremonies of the Winter Olympics.
Zdeno Chara scored for the third time in his last two games on Monday night.
Zdeno Chara scored two goals in Boston's 6-1 victory over Philadelphia on Saturday.
Zdeno Chara will carry Slovakia's flag at the opening ceremony of the Winter Olympics, so he'll miss at least one NHL game.
Zdeno Chara has been select as Team Slovakia's captain for the upcoming 2014 Winter Olympics.
Zdeno Chara (undisclosed) returned to action on Tuesday December 31.
Updating an earlier item, Zdeno Chara was on the ice for Monday's practice.
Although the Bruins have not updated Zdeno Chara's medical condition, the demotions of David Warsofsky and Zach Trotman on Sunday bode well for Chara's return to action.
Although the nature of Zdeno Chara's injury is still unknown, the Bruins are listing their franchise defenseman as day-to-day.
Zdeno Chara is a late scratch for Saturday night's contest.
Zdeno Chara has been particularly effective at home this season.
Zdeno Chara scored both of the Boston Bruins' goals in a 2-0 win against the Calgary Flames on Tuesday.