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5 Bruins named to Olympic rosters

The Men’s Olympic hockey rosters have all been announced and the Boston Bruins are well represented.  Boston will send five players to Sochi, each playing for different countries.

Bruins captain Zdeno Chara will captain his native country of Slovakia. Patrice Bergeron will skate for team Canada. David Krejci will play for the Czech Republic. Loui Erkisson was selected to team Sweden and Tuukka Rask will man the crease for Finland.

Bruising forward Milan Lucic was a surprise snub from team Canada. Claude Julien will serve as an assistant coach for Canada while GM Peter Chiarelli will serve as an adviser to the team.

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