Zdeno Chara Takes A Faceoff In Game 1 Of Canucks-Bruins Series

I did some cursory research, and it looks like Bruins defenseman Zdeno Chara has never taken a faceoff in his NHL career. That, or NHL.com's collection of stats completely excludes defensemen from the faceoff numbers. 

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Either way, when he stepped up to the dot during the first period of Game 1 between the Bruins and Canucks, it was bizarre. It was even more bizarre when he beat Ryan Kesler, who led his team with a 54.6 percent success rate on faceoffs this season.

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Yep, that's awesome.

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