Gotta See It: Habs fans hug Zdeno Chara for free burgers

Watch as Zdeno Chara and Jonathan Huberdeau mix it up to the theme song of WWE superstar John Cena.

First, an anecdote.

The 6-foot-9, 250-pound presence named Zdeno Chara was strolling down a hallway adjacent to the Hockey Night in Canada studio this past September, on his way to fulfill some media obligations.

He passed a grown man, a stranger, who just had to ask him something.

“Mr. Chara. Have you ever broken a guy’s leg with your slap shot?” the man piped.

The Boston Bruins captain glanced back, straight-faced, stared his questioner dead in the eye, and replied: “Yes.”

Then turned and kept walking.

It was awesome. Chara answered the same way James Bond might answer the question “Hey, Mr. Bond, have you ever had to take a man’s life?”*

Anyway, it is this same Chara that Montreal Canadiens fans are asked to hug if they want a free Big Mac.

Check this fun commercial by the same fast-food giant that, last season, tricked Bruins fans into enjoying a meat sandwich named after Max Pacioretty.

*Note: The off-ice Chara is anything but a stone-cold villain. He’s a touchy-feely Massachusetts real-estate agent who just welcomed twin boys, Ben and Zack, into his family.

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