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Bruins battling flu, team still expects Johnny Boychuk back for Tuesday
Posted By DJ Bean On December 9, 2013 @ 6:09 pm In General | 5 Comments
Four players were missing from Monday’s practice in Calgary due to the flu, according to the team . Zdeno Chara, Kevan Miller, Chad Johnson and Gregory Campbell were all absent.
Campbell played Sunday’s game with the flu , while Miller left the game in the final minutes after a hit from behind from Dion Phaneuf.
Johnny Boychuk did take part in the skate but said he “didn’t feel awesome,” according to the Boston Globe . Boychuk has been out with a sprained back since last Thursday, but Claude Julien is still optimistic he’ll be in Tuesday’s lineup .
As of Monday afternoon, the Bruins had not made any more callups. If they have to recall a defenseman from Providence, Zach Trotman would be a logical option.
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 according to the team: https://twitter.com/NHLBruins/status/410180432647696384
 played Sunday’s game with the flu: https://twitter.com/NHLBruins/status/410180891227734016
 according to the Boston Globe: https://twitter.com/AmalieBenjamin/status/410179032915795968
 still optimistic he’ll be in Tuesday’s lineup: https://twitter.com/NHLBruins/status/410183459991474177
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