Dont’a Hightower, Joe Kelly, Meghan Duggan among those at Bruins-Maple Leafs Game 2

United States Women's National Ice Hockey team captain Meghan Duggan at Bruins-Maple Leafs Game 2, 2018.
USA women's hockey player Meghan Duggan waves a team flag before Game 2 of Bruins-Maple Leafs. –Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images

Among the sellout crowd at TD Garden for the Bruins’ Game 2 win over the Maple Leafs were a few familiar faces for New England sports fans. And the group was treated to a dominant 7-3 win, as Boston took a 2-0 lead in the Stanley Cup Playoff series against Toronto.

To get things going before the puck dropped, the USA women’s hockey gold medalist Meghan Duggan (a Massachusetts native) waved the fan banner:

Also on hand were a couple of Red Sox relief pitchers. Joe Kelly drew a standing ovation from the crowd after his recent fight with Yankees designated hitter Tyler Austin was shown on screen:


Another athlete who received loud applause was Patriots linebacker Dont’a Hightower. The defensive star was impressed with the Bruins’ offense:

Also in attendance was former Bruins defenseman Andrew Ference, as well as Red Sox front office personnel Dave Dombrowski and Tony La Russa.


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