BOSTON -- The Bruins have officially dropped the puck on their first practice of training camp at TD Garden, and about 500 fans turned out for the skate.
Here are the forward lines and defensemen pairings with it appearing that Chris Bourque has the inside track on the third line winger role while donning a gray practice sweater with Chris Kelly and Rich Peverley:
In February, the Boston Celtics were involved in trade deadline talks with the Houston Rockets involving center Dwight Howard.
It appears the team still has interest in the free-agent big man.
According to ESPN, the Celtics have secured a meeting with Howard after July 1.
Howard, 30, became a free agent after declining a player option that would have paid him more the $23 million in 2016-17
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