Patrice Bergeron Update: Center’s Absence From Practice Just ‘Maintenance Day’

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Breathe easy, Boston Bruins fans.

Patrice Bergeron wasn’t on the ice for the team’s practice Monday in Toronto, but his absence was nothing more than a maintenance day, head coach Bruce Cassidy revealed after the session.

“He’s fine, and he’ll be back on the ice tomorrow,” Cassidy said.

Bergeron played 18:38 in the Bruins’ playoff-opening loss to the Philadelphia Flyers. Boston’s next round-robin playoff game is Wednesday afternoon against the Tampa Bay Lightning.

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