Filed under: Happy 40th birthday, Big Z! The Trencin Tower has hit the big 4-0. By Dan.Ryan@bruinshockeynow Mar 18, 2017, 1:30pm EDT Share this story Share this on Facebook Share this on Twitter Share All sharing options Share All sharing options for: Happy 40th birthday, Big Z! Reddit Pocket Flipboard Email Winslow Townson-USA TODAY Sports Big Z turns the big 4-0 today! Happy birthday to the Bruin captain. Chara has been a Bruin for 11 of his 40 years on this planet. Let us celebrate with various Chara highlights.