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The Senators signed Chris Kelly to a one-year deal worth $900K.

Kelly, 35, is a bottom-6 forward that can play centre or wing that the Senators are very familiar with. He was drafted by the Senators back in 1999 and spent the first six and a half years of his NHL career in an Ottawa uniform. He the last five and a half years in Boston, but was limited to just 11 games in 2015-16 because of a fractured left femur.

Source: Don Brennan 07/8/16, 7:39 am EST

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Kelly will miss 6-8 months with a fractured left femur.

Kelly will undergo season ending surgery to repair his broken femur. Kelly, who isn’t a fantasy relevant forward was a very important depth piece for the Bruins and a great locker room guy. With Kelly out, Max Talbot has been recalled from Providence (AHL).

Source: Matt Kalman 11/4/15, 7:46 am EST

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Kelly (undisclosed) will not play on Monday.

The Bruins’ head coach Claude Julien said that Kelly’s injury is “not a 3-4 week situation” but he will not play tonight vs. Pittsburgh. Consider him day-to-day but expect him to miss at least one week.

Source: Jack Edwards 11/24/14, 6:35 am EST

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Kelly (back) will likely get surgery on his herniated disc this summer.

Kelly missed the final three games of the regular season and the entire postseason with a herniated disc. Kelly described it as the "worst pain" he has ever felt. Kelly is expected to be ready for training camp as he enters his third season of a four-year deal.

Source: Joe Haggerty 05/16/14, 8:40 am EST

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Kelly (back spasms) will not play Thursday, expected to be ready for playoffs.

Kelly played only one shift during the third period of the Bruins’ shootout loss to the Minnesota Wild on Tuesday night. Kelly missed 22 games earlier this season after suffering a broken fibula during a Dec. 7 game against the Pittsburgh Penguins. He has just nine goals and nine assists and is a plus-2 in 57 games this season. The Bruins recalled Ryan Spooner from Providence on Wednesday on an emergency basis. He’ll likely be in the lineup Thursday night against the Winnipeg Jets.

Source: Mike Cole 04/10/14, 10:50 am EST

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Kelly has been placed on long-term injured reserve after sustaining a fractured right fibula in the second period of the Bruins/Penguins game on Saturday.

Kelly is expected to miss four to six weeks. Ryan Spooner and Matt Fraser have been recalled from Providence.

Source: Boston Bruins 12/8/13, 11:07 am EST

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Bruins forward Chris Kelly suffered broken ankle from Pascal Dupuis' slash last night.

Kelly will definitely miss multiple weeks with a broken ankle. Expect the Bruins to make a few roster moves after all of the injuries that were suffered last night.

Source: Darren Dreger 12/8/13, 6:33 am EST

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Kelly suffered a lower-body injury on Saturday and will not travel to play on Sunday.

Kelly was injured in the third on Saturday and will not play against the Maple Leafs tonight. Consider him day-to-day, as the Bruins will likely have to make some roster moves with Kelly and Loui Eriksson out of tonight's lineup.

Source: Joe McDonald 12/8/13, 5:47 am EST

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Kelly medically cleared. Said Julien's decision whether he's in tonight. #Bruins

Kelly has been out since March 11th because of a broken left leg. It sounds as if Kelly will be re-inserted into the Bruins lineup tonight vs. Carolina. He has just six points in 23 games this season.

Source: DJ Bean 04/8/13, 7:21 am EST

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Chris Kelly (broken left tibia), who traveled with the team to Montreal and sat out for the 14th straight game Saturday, was also back on the ice, skating with the team this morning.

On Friday, when Kelly skated for the first time with the team, coach Claude Julien indicated his status was "day to day."

Source: Michael Vega 04/7/13, 8:02 am EST

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Kelly on the ice again with the team; Coach spoke to media while the B's were on, said 23 is still considered "day-to-day"

Kelly has been out since March 11th with a leg injury. He won't play tonight, but could return Monday vs. Hurricanes.

Source: @NHLBruins 04/6/13, 8:08 am EST

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Chris Kelly (broken tibia) on ice for #Bruins a.m. skate.

This is the first time Kelly has joined his teammates for a morning skate since breaking his tibia on March 11th. He is not ready to make his return to the lineup, but this is a positive sign.

Source: Mike Loftus 04/4/13, 7:30 am EST

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Immediate verdict on BOS's Chris Kelly injury earlier in week was no structural (ligament) damage to knee. True. But he broke his tibia.

This is a tough break for the Bruins and Kelly. This very likely ends Kelly's season. Jordan Caron will likely stay up with the Bruins as a result of this injury.

Source: Bob McKenzie 03/13/13, 1:12 pm EST

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Kelly missed Tuesday’s game because of an injured left knee. Because of swelling around the knee, the Bruins have not been able to determine the severity of the injury.

Kelly, who was with the team in Pittsburgh, will be reevaluated upon the team’s return to Boston.

Source: Boston Globe 03/12/13, 9:33 pm EST

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in the second period of Monday night's game against the Senators in Ottawa, Chris Kelly collided with Chris Neil in front of the Bruins bench. He was then helped down the tunnel by Bruins' medical personnel, and did not return.

Coach Julien said "No, nothing yet," when asked if there was an update on Kelly. "He's been looked at. We'll bring him with us to Pittsburgh and see how things pan out. Nothing more than that." The Bruins did not hold a morning skate so more news on Kelly's injury will be available a few hours prior to their game tonight.

Source: Caryn Switaj 03/12/13, 9:31 am EST

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