Bell completes 15-game suspension, will be in Leafs lineup

Updated: November 5, 2007, 2:33 PM ET
Associated Press

TORONTO -- Forward Mark Bell will make his debut for the Maple Leafs on Tuesday at Ottawa after completing a suspension for a drinking and driving incident.

Bell finished serving a 15-game ban on Saturday and will be in the Toronto lineup against the 12-1-0 Senators, the team said. The discipline stemmed from a drinking and driving incident in San Jose, where Bell played for the Sharks last year.

Kyle Wellwood, who has been sidelined after having surgery for a sports hernia, is also likely to make his season debut. The team said he'll play eight to 12 minutes, mostly on the power play. He and Bell are expected to skate on the same line.


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