Marchand/By S. Bradley

Marchand/By S. Bradley

Bruins forward Brad Marchand (undisclosed) and defenseman Dougie Hamilton (flu) returned to practice at TD Garden on Thursday.

Neither player practiced Wednesday.

With the recall of Zach Trotman from Providence of the American Hockey League, the Bruins had seven defensemen on the ice. They also had 12 forwards and two goaltenders.