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Claude Julien backs Zdeno Chara ‘100 percent’

WILMINGTON — On Monday, a day after losing Zdeno Chara for 17 precious minutes, coach Claude Julien reiterated that his captain had done the right thing.

Chara had chased down Alexei Emelin after the Montreal defenseman cross-checked Tyler Seguin in the ribs. As Seguin scurried to the dressing room, Chara delivered a string of uppercuts to Emelin’s face.

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