Zdeno Chara on returning to Islanders on 1-year deal | Islanders News Conference

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After being drafted by the Islanders in 1996, Zdeno Chara played four seasons for the Islanders before being traded to Ottawa in 2001. it turned out to be one of the worst mistakes in Islanders history. Chara went on to become team captain in Ottawa and Boston, winning a Stanley Cup with the Bruins in 2011. Citing the excellent structure of the current Islanders organization and a passion to keep playing, Chara 'completed the circle', after 20 years, rejoining the Isles on a 1-year deal.

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