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Video- Nasty Collision Between Chris Neil And Chris Kelly

 

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Bruins Re-Sign Pair

via TSN,

The Boston Bruins agree to terms with forwards Chris Kelly and Gregory Campbell on multi-year deals on Monday.

Kelly’s deal is for four years for a toal of $12 million while Campbell has a three-year deal worth $4.8 million.

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Video- Chris Kelly Blast Put Bruins Up 1-0 On Capitals

Kelly’s goal was in OT and gave the Bruins a 1-0 win.

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Bruins Today: Q&As with Ryder, Bergeron, Lucic, and Others

Today’s transcripts of Q&As with Michael Ryder, Chris Kelly, Milan Lucic, Shawn Thornton, Patrice Bergeron, Gregory Campbell and Andrew Ference.

MICHAEL RYDER

Q.  The suspension for Rome’s four games, does that surprise you?  Do you think that’s just?
MICHAEL RYDER:  Well, it was a League decision that came out just then.  I guess we heard the same time you guys did.  It’s their decision, and that’s it.

Q.  Are you satisfied?
MICHAEL RYDER:  Well, you know, Horty is a big part of our team.  He’s been huge for us all season in the playoffs.  We’re definitely going to miss him.

It’s not my call how many games Rome gets or whatever.  The league just decided that four was it.  Everybody is going to have to deal with that.

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Sens Trade Kelly To Bruins

from Bruce Garrioch of the Ottawa Sun,

While the Senators continue to get kicked in the teeth in what should be home sweet home, they also said goodbye to another familiar face.

After losing their ninth straight game at home, the Senators announced that centre Chris Kelly had been dealt to the Boston Bruins for a second-round draft pick.

“I just traded one of the good guys and most respected players on this hockey team,” said Senators GM Brian Murray. “These are difficult deals for someone like myself to make because was Chris was such a good player when I coached and followed directions so well.

“To have to make the moves that we’re making are difficult, but it’s the way we have to go at this point in time.”

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Has Larger Salary Changed The Perception Of Chris Kelly?

from Wayne Scanlan of the Ottawa Citizen,

The fact is, Kelly isn’t valued for his production, but for what general manager Bryan Murray refers to as his “glue” component. Kelly is a role player, character guy and a penalty killer.

He was the subject of finger pointing last season, not because he played so poorly, but because of the four-year, $8.5-million contract he signed in the summer of 2008.

When it comes to public perception of players, money really does change everything.

As long as Kelly was a good soldier playing for what passes for NHL chump change, he was a hero in the program. As soon as he signed that contract, Kelly became a target in a losing season. He agrees he hasn’t changed much from the popular guy of two years ago.

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Chris Kelly Out With Fractured Ankle

via Off the Posts,

Senators coach and GM Bryan Murray just told us centre Chris Kelly will be out for a minimum of three weeks - which probably means the first round of the playoffs - with a fracture in his ankle.

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