June 12: This Day in NHL History

Monday, June 12, 2017 38

June 12 NHL History 1958: The Red Wings name Gordie Howe, 30, as their new captain. Howe serves as captain for the next four seasons before he’s named an assistant coach and turns over the captaincy to linemate Alex Delvecchio. 1979: At age 31, Bobby Orr becomes the youngest player in NHL history to be selected for induction to the […]

Dave Bolland Lawson Crouse traded to Arizona

Thursday, August 25, 2016 29

The Arizona Coyotes have acquired forward Dave Bolland and prospect Lawson Crouse from the Florida Panthers in exchange for a 2018 second and third round pick in 2017. There was no salary retained on David Bolland’s contract so the Coyotes will be on the hook for $5.5M each of the next three years. If Crouse […]

Dave Bolland wants to be a Leaf

Tuesday, May 27, 2014 16

Dave Bolland was on Toronto’s local sports station The Fan 590 and he was asked if he would like to re-sign with the Leafs. Bolland said, it was his top priority to re-sign with Toronto. He would like to sign a long-term deal and retire as a Toronto Maple Leaf. Bolland is looking for a […]

Will Bolland re-sign with Leafs?

Thursday, April 03, 2014 25

Will Toronto Maple Leafs forward Dave Bolland re-sign with the Leafs? Or will he test free agency and see what he can get on the open market. There have been no contract talks between Bolland and the Leafs since early February. Bolland is apparently looking for a deal around $40 million over seven or eight […]

Latest 2014 Trade Deadline Rumors

Tuesday, March 04, 2014 20

Anaheim Ducks & LA Kings going after Thomas Vanek and Matt Moulson Potential Toronto Maple Leafs on the trading block: Dave Bolland, James Reimer, Nikolai Kulemin, Mason Raymond, Jake Gardiner and Nazem Kadri. No fewer than 6 teams expressing interest in Ales Hemsky. Hearing the Canadiens shopping Lars Eller today. Worst kept secret is Bergevin […]

Will Dave Bolland be traded?

Tuesday, February 25, 2014 26

Toronto Maple Leafs forward Dave Bolland is set to become an unrestricted free agent at the end of the season. It is believed Bolland wants as much as $5 million, maybe better than $5 million per year to stay with the Leafs to avoid unrestricted free agency. The Leafs are willing to offer $4 million […]

Leafs looking for a center

Tuesday, November 05, 2013 22

The Toronto Maple Leafs are looking to make a trade for a center. With Dave Bolland out for an extended period of time, the Leafs need some help up the middle. The Leafs have the assets to make a trade for a top-line center if a team is willing to make the trade. Bob McKenzie […]

Dave Bolland being shopped

Friday, June 28, 2013 12

With the salary cap going down next year and the Chicago Blackhawks needing to cut some salary, the Hawks have let teams know that forward Dave Bolland is available for a trade. Bolland has one year remaining on a five-year contract that carries an annual average value of $3.3 million. He is scheduled to become […]