NHL News: Bruins, Flames, Panthers, Canadiens, Senators, Leafs, Lines and Pairings

NHL News: Bruins, Flames, Panthers, Canadiens, Senators, Leafs, Lines and Pairings

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On the Boston Bruins …

Joe Haggerty: Forward David Krejci was at practice today and was wearing no-contact jersey. Forward Brad Marchand wasn’t at practice.

On the Calgary Flames …

Pat Steinberg: Defenseman Travis Hamonic returns to the lineup tonight.

On the Florida Panthers …

Elliotte Friedman: The Panthers put goaltender Antti Niemi on waivers.

On the Montreal Canadiens …

Stu Cowan: Goaltender Carey Price didn’t practice with the team today. It’s looking like Charlie Lindgren could start tomorrow against the Blue Jackets.

On the Ottawa Senators …

Bruce Garrioch: The Senators have activated Bobby Ryan and Mark Borowiecki from the IR.

On the Toronto Maple Leafs …

Chris Johnston: Forward Auston Matthews missed practice again today. He hasn’t skated with the team since last Monday.

Chris Johnston: Matthews skated before practice today.

Forward lines from practice …

Pat Steinberg: Calgary Flames lines: Gaudreau-Monahan-Ferland, Tkachuk-Backlund-Frolik, Bennett-Jankowski-Jagr, Versteeg-Lazar-Brouwer.

Michael Smith: Carolina Hurricanes lines: Aho-Staal-Teravainen, McGinn-Ryan-Williams, Skinner-Rask-Lindholm, Nordstrom-Kruger-Jooris.

Mike Heika: Dallas Stars lines: Smith-Benn-Radulov, Janmark-Seguin-Shore, Spezza-Hanzal-Pitlick, Roussel-Faksa-Ritchie.

John Lu: Montreal Canadiens lines: Galchenyuk – Drouin – Lehkonen, Pacioretty – Danault – Shaw, Byron – Plekanec – Gallagher, Hudon – De La Rose – Froese.

John Boruk: Philadelphia Flyers lines: Giroux-Couturier-Voracek, Weise-Weal-Simmonds, Lehtera-Filppula-Konecny, Leier-Laughton/Patrick-Raffl/Read.

Wes Crosby: Pittsburgh Penguins lines: Guentzel–Crosby–Rust, Hagelin–Malkin–Kessel, Sheary–Sheahan–Hornqvist, Kuhnhackl–McKegg–Reaves.

Mark Masters: Toronto Maple Leafs lines: Komarov-Kadri-Polak, Hyman-Marleau-Brown, JvR-Gauthier-Marner, Martin-Moore-Leivo.

Defensive pairings from practice …

Pat Steinberg: Calgary Flames pairings: Giordano-Hamilton, Brodie-Hamonic, Kulak-Stone.

Michael Smith: Carolina Hurricanes pairings: Slavin-Pesce, Fleury-Faulk, Hanifin-van Riemsdyk.

Mike Heika: Dallas Stars pairings: Lindell-Klingberg, Hamhuis-Pateryn, Oleksiak-Johns. Marc Methot is still hurt.

Mark Masters: Toronto Maple Leafs pairings: Rielly-Hainsey, Gardiner-Zaitsev, Borgman-Carrick.