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CHARACenter for High Angular Resolution Astronomy
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html)enitially reported that one of the NHL's largest financial corporate backers sent a letter to the NHL demanding "immediate" and "serious" action against Boston Bruins defenseman Zdeno Chara for his hit on Canadiens forward Max Pacioretty.
BOSTON -- Counting on Zdeno Chara to cure all that ails the Bruins in his return from a knee injury turned out to be too tall of a task, even for the tallest player in NHL history.
A third-round pick of the Islanders in 1996, Chara came to Boston as a free agent a decade later after establishing himself as one of the NHL's best players.
If you put a baseball stadium on the moon, with the CHARA Array you could tell who was pitching and who was at bat.
Mail Chara Koubo isn't the only animated system out there, of course -- though it is the first to customize personal photos with characters.
The CHARA telescopes will launch Mount Wilson on an in-depth study of our galaxy and its 30 million stars, Jastrow said.
This is the sixth Norris nomination for the 37-year-old Chara, whose lone win came in 2009.
Chara wasn't penalized by the NHL for the hit, but he was pilloried in Canada.
While all of Montreal and much of Canada remains infuriated in the wake of the hit and nonsuspension, Chara returned to the comfort of home last night.
Chara was given a major penalty for interference and a game misconduct, but NHL vice president Mike Murphy said yesterday there won't be a suspension.
Chara made it 3-0 with a power-play goal against backup Justin Peters with 4:02 left in the first period.
The good news for the Bruins, aside from the fact that it lessens their negotiating load next summer, is that they got Bergeron and Chara for short money - relatively speaking, anyway.