Bruins veteran Milan Lucic was arrested early Saturday morning in Boston

Veteran Bruins forward Milan Lucic was arrested early Saturday morning in Boston after a domestic incident, sources confirmed to WCVB’s Duke Castiglione and 5 Investigates’ Karen Anderson. Details of the incident were not immediately clear. “The Boston Bruins are aware of the situation regarding Milan Lucic on Friday evening,” a written statement from the team said. “Milan takes an indefinite leave of absence from the team.” “The organization takes these matters seriously, and we will work with the Lucic family to provide any support and assistance they may need,” the Bruins’ written statement said. The Bruins said they would have “no additional comment” at this time. Lucic, a 2011 Stanley Cup winner with the Bruins, returned during the offseason, signing a $1 million contract with another $500,000 possible in performance-based incentives. Bruins in 2007 and spent eight seasons in Boston before returning in the offseason. The 6-foot-3, 236-pound Lucic was placed on the Bruins’ long-term injured list last month. Bruins captain Brad Marchand said he was aware of what happened with Lucic. “The most important thing to us is that we care so much about their families,” Marchand said. “We’re a family here. We’re all very, very close, so we’re also very concerned, you know, and upset about them and what they’re going through.” “Brittany (Lucic’s wife) and the kids and Lucic himself,” Marchand said. “Because of that respect for them, you know, that’s going to be the case now.” Marchand said the players did not have any details about the incident. “We don’t really know a lot of what happened, what happened, so it’s very difficult to comment on a lot of it.” Marchand said. “Obviously I’ve known Lucic for a long time. He’s a very good friend and it’s hard to see your teammates and your friends going through things like this and their families.” The 35-year-old Lucic played in four games, catching two assists before suffering what the team described as a lower-body injury after suffering an ankle blow in a game against Los Angeles on Oct. 21. Bruins head coach Jim Montgomery said earlier this week that Lucic’s recovery from the injury was going slower than planned. “Loach is not going as fast as we expected, so he may be a week later than we expected, but it’s not dramatic,” Montgomery said. Information from The Associated Press was used in this report. Video below: From youth hockey to the Bruins, a profile of Weymouth’s Charlie Coyle

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Veteran Bruins forward Milan Lucic was arrested early Saturday morning in Boston after a domestic incident, sources confirmed to WCVB’s Duke Castiglione and 5 Investigates’ Karen Anderson.

The details of the incident were not immediately clear.

“The Boston Bruins are aware of the situation regarding Milan Lucic on Friday evening,” a written statement from the team said. “Milan takes an indefinite leave of absence from the team.”

“The organization takes these matters very seriously, and we will work with the Lucic family to provide any support and assistance they may need,” the Bruins’ written statement read.

The Bruins said they would have “no additional comment” at this time.

Lucic, a 2011 Stanley Cup winner with the Bruins, returned during the offseason, signing a $1 million deal with a possible additional $500,000 in performance-based incentives.

He debuted with the Bruins in 2007 and spent eight seasons in Boston before returning in the offseason.

The 6-foot-3, 236-pound Lucic was placed on the Bruins’ long-term injured list last month.

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Bruins left winger Milan Lucic leaves prior to a first-round MLS game between the New England Revolution and Philadelphia Union on Nov. 8, 2023, at Gillette Stadium in Foxboro.

Bruins captain Brad Marchand He said he was aware of what happened With Lucic.

“The most important thing to us is that we care so much about their families,” Marchand said. “We’re a family here. We’re all very, very close, so we’re also very concerned, you know, and upset about them and what they’re going through.”

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“We have a lot of support for Brittany (Lucic’s wife) and the kids and Lucic himself,” Marchand said. “Because of that respect for them, you know, that’s going to be the case for now.”

Marchand said the players did not have any details about the incident.

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“We don’t really know a lot of what happened, what happened, so it’s very difficult to comment on a lot of it.” Marchand said. “Obviously I’ve known Lucic for a long time. He’s a very good friend and it’s hard to see your teammates and your friends going through things like this and their families.”

Lucic, 35, played in four games and assisted on two goals before suffering what the team described as a lower-body injury after suffering a knock to his ankle in a match against Los Angeles on October 21.

Bruins coach Jim Montgomery He said earlier this week Lucic’s recovery from injury was slower than planned.

“Loach is not going as fast as we expected, so he may be a week later than we expected, but it’s not dramatic,” Montgomery said.

Information from the Associated Press was used in this report.

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