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Rich Peverley, Tuukka Rask headed overseas, Zdeno Chara still weighing options

According to a report out of Finland, Bruins forward Rich Peverley will sign with JYP Jyvaskyla of the SM-liiga [1] in Finland to play during the lockout, and ESPNBoston is reporting [2] that goaltender Tuukka Rask [3] will sign with HC Plzen in the Czech Extraliga.

Rask’s signing makes him the third player headed to the Czech Extraliga, as Andrew Ference [4] will play for Ceske Budejovice and David Krejci [5] will play for HC Pardubice.

With Monday’s news, Bruins players set to play overseas for the lockout now include Rask, Peverley, Krejci, Ference, Tyler Seguin [6] (Swiss Elite League), Dennis Seidenberg [7] (Deutsche Eishockey Liga) and Anton Khudobin (KHL).

A source told WEEI.com on Monday that captain Zdeno Chara [8] is still weighing his options and is in no hurry to find a place to play this season.