Natalie Hammond, a teacher at the Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., acknowledges the cheers of the crowd before she dropped a ceremonial first puck before the game, as Bruins captain Zdeno Chara looks on at left. The Boston Bruins hosted the Montreal Canadiens in a regular season NHL hockey game at the TD Garden.
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Dougie Hamilton #27, Zdeno Chara #33, and Patrice Bergeron #37 congratulate Brad Marchand #63 of the Boston Bruins after he scored a goal against the Calgary Flames during the first period at TD Garden on March 5, 2015 in Boston, Massachusetts.
Credit: Maddie Meyer
Captain Zdeno Chara #33 and goalie Tuukka Rask #40 of the Boston Bruins celebrate with the team after defeating the Chicago Blackhawks 6-2 during the NHL game at the United Center on February 22, 2015 in Chicago, Illinois.
Credit: Bill Smith
Zdeno Chara #33 of the Boston Bruins looks on as Tuukka Rask #40 of the Boston Bruins makes a stick save on a shot from Michael Grabner #40 of the New York Islanders at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on January 29, 2015 in Uniondale, New York.
Credit: Mike Stobe
Zdeno Chara #33 of the Boston Bruins and John Tavares #91 of the New York Islanders take part in a ceremonial puck drop with former New York Islander and Hall of Famer Mike Bossy prior to a game at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on January 29, 2015 in Uniondale, New York.
Credit: Mike Stobe
The Boston Bruins celebrate a powerplay goal by Jarome Iginla #12 at 1:36 of the second period against the Montreal Canadiens during Game Five of the Second Round of the 2014 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at the TD Garden on May 10, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts. Joined Iginla is Zdeno Chara #33 (C) and Torey Krug #47 (R).
Credit: Bruce Bennett
Zdeno Chara #33 and members of the Boston Bruins celebrate a goal in the first period against the Montreal Canadiens in Game Two of the Second Round of the 2014 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on May 3, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts.