Chara slapped home the game-winning goal in Wednesday's 6-4 win over the Maple Leafs in Game 4.
Chara (rest) will rejoin the action for Saturday's regular-season finale versus the Lightning.
Chara will not play Thursday night against the Wild.
Chara scored a goal and added an assist in Saturday's 7-3 win over the Panthers.
Chara signed a one-year, $2 million contract extension that includes an additional $1.75 million in incentives, Joe Haggerty of NBC Sports Boston reports.
Chara went pointless for his eighth straight game in Saturday's win over the Senators.
Chara will not have a hearing for his hit to the head of Evander Kane during a 4-1 win against the Sharks on Tuesday, Pierre LeBrun of TSN reports.
Chara tallied an assist during a 6-3 win over the Blackhawks on Tuesday.
Chara tallied an assist during a 3-2 overtime loss to the Flyers on Thursday.
Chara picked up an assist and a fighting major during a 5-2 win over the Blues on Thursday.