Bolland to be healthy scratch versus Kings


Remember when Dave Bolland was a hot commodity on the free-agent market? It wasn’t that long ago, so you should.

To refresh your memory, the Maple Leafs wanted to keep him, but, ultimately, they couldn’t match the Panthers’ five-year, $27.5 million offer.

Bolland signed with Florida on July 1, 2014.

Tonight, he’ll be a healthy scratch versus the Kings.

Bolland played a season-low 10:58 in Saturday’s 5-4 overtime loss to the Rangers. The 29-year-old center has just one goal and four assists in 18 games. He’s also struggled at faceoffs, winning just 45.8 percent of the 275 draws he’s taken.

Oh, and against the Rangers, there was this: