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Devils Sign Veteran Joe Morrow, Waive Him For AHL Depth

Oct 6, 2019 5:53 PM

The New Jersey Devils have signed veteran defenseman Joe Morrow and waived him, hoping to send him to their AHL franchise.

General manager Ray Shero says Morrow signed a one-year, two-way contract worth $700,000 at the NHL level and $250,000 at the AHL level.

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Hurricanes Acquire James Reimer From Panthers

Jun 30, 2019 2:12 PM

The Carolina Hurricanes have swapped goalies by acquiring James Reimer in a trade with the Florida Panthers.

Florida acquired goalie Scott Darling and immediately placed him on waivers with the intention to buy out the remaining two years of his contract.

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Stars To Buy Out Nichushkin; Canucks Place Spooner On Waivers

Jun 30, 2019 1:38 AM

The Dallas Stars have placed former first-round draft pick Valeri Nichushkin on waivers to buy out the final year of his contract, a person with direct knowledge of the decision told The Associated Press.

The Vancouver Canucks also announced that they had placed center Ryan Spooner on waivers to buy out the final year of his two-year, $8 million contact.

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Capitals Waive Devante Smith-Pelly

Feb 21, 2019 2:16 AM

The Washington Capitals waived Devante Smith-Pelly on Wednesday, coach Todd Reirden said.

The Caps had signed Smith-Pelly, 26, to a one-year, $1 million contract in the offseason, following the winger's spectacular play on the way to winning the Stanley Cup last season.

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Sabres Place Remi Elie On Waivers; Leafs Cut Martin Marincin

Feb 3, 2019 1:15 AM

The Sabres have placed forward Remi Elie on waivers, and the Maple Leafs pared their defensive depth by waiving Martin Marincin.

The Sabres announced the move Saturday, while a person familiar with the Maple Leafs' decision told The Associated Press about Marincin.

Marincin becomes the odd man out after Toronto acquired defenseman Jake Muzzin in a trade with Los Angeles on Monday. 

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Kings Claim Nikita Scherbak Off Waivers From Canadiens

Dec 2, 2018 1:53 PM

The Kings have claimed right wing Nikita Scherbak off waivers from the Canadiens, Kings Vice President and General Manager Rob Blake announced today.

Scherbak is a native of Russia who has played in 29 career NHL games, all with Montreal.  He turns 23 on December 30.

Scherbak has not appeared in a game this season with Montreal.  He has played in five games with the Laval Rocket of the American Hockey League. 

Last season he played in 26 regular season games with the Canadiens and he recorded six points including four goals. 

 

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Avs Claim Marko Dano Off Waivers From Jets

Oct 16, 2018 2:08 AM

The Colorado Avalanche have claimed center Marko Dano off waivers from Winnipeg.

The 23-year-old played in 23 games for the Jets last season with two goals and an assist. He was a first-round pick of Columbus in 2013.

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Ducks Claim Pontus Aberg Off Waivers From Oilers

Oct 1, 2018 2:36 PM

The Ducks announced today that the National Hockey League (NHL) club has claimed left wing Pontus Aberg on waivers from the Oilers.

Aberg, 25, has collected 18 points in 68 career NHL games with Nashville and Edmonton. Selected by the Predators in the second round (37th overall) of the 2012 NHL Draft.

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Flames Waive Troy Brouwer

Aug 2, 2018 3:11 PM

The Calgary Flames have waived Troy Brouwer.

Brouwer, 32, has struggled in two seasons since signing an $18 million, four-year contract with the Flames in free agency.

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Avs Buy Out Brooks Orpik

Jun 26, 2018 1:24 AM

The Avalanche have bought out the final contract year for defenseman Brooks Orpik, three days after acquiring him from the Capitals at the NHL draft.

The veteran defenseman, who won Stanley Cups with the Penguins in 2009 and the Capitals this past season, is now an unrestricted free agent.

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Avs Sign Philipp Grubauer, Place Brooks Orpik On Waivers
According to multiple reports, Philipp Grubauer's three-year deal is worth $10 million.

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Sharks Place Paul Martin On Waivers
The Sharks placed Paul Martin on waivers with the intention of buying him out.

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Jagr Clears Waivers, Joins HC Kladno In Czech Republic
JaromirJagr, 45, signed a one-year deal with the Flames in October.

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Flames Place Jaromir Jagr On Waivers
Veteran Jaromir Jagr has been limited to playing in 22 games this season due to injury.

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Jackets Claim Jussi Jokinen Off Waivers From Kings
Veteran forward Jussi Jokinen has scored 187 goals in 932 career NHL games.

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Sharks Place Paul Martin On Waivers
Paul Martin has been limited to playing in three games this season due to injury and illness.

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Ducks Claim J.T. Brown Off Waivers From Lightning
J.T. Brown staged a protest during the national anthem on October 7, raising his right fist during the playing of the Star-Spangled Banner.

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Blackhawks Waive Cody Franson
Cody Franson had appeared to meet the expectations that the Blackhawks had placed upon him since joining the team on a professional tryout.

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Sabres Trade 2019 Pick To Wings For Scott Wilson, Waive Matt Moulson
Sabres GM Jason Botterill has begun to make moves in an attempt to improve their underperforming team.

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Kings Place Brooks Laich On Unconditional Waivers
The waiver move by the Kings was with the intent of mutually terminating Brooks Laich's contract.

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Panthers Claim Antti Niemi Off Waivers From Penguins
Veteran goaltender Antti Niemi in now on his third team in four months.

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Mark Streit Weighing Options
Defenseman Mark Streit will not report to the AHL after clearing waivers.

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Golden Knights Claim Malcolm Subban Off Waivers From Bruins
Former first-round pick Malcolm was claimed by Golden Knights GM George McPhee on Tuesday.

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Oilers Place Benoit Pouliot On Waivers
The Oilers have placed Benoit Pouliot on waivers with the purpose of buying out his contract.

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Ducks Waive Simon Despres
The Ducks will buy out the remainder of Simon Despres' $18.5M contract.

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Leafs Claim Curtis McElhinney Off Waivers From Jackets
The Leafs claimed the veteran backup goalie on Tuesday from the Blue Jackets.

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Jackets Waive Goalie Curtis McElhinney
The Jackets have recalled Anton Forsberg from the Cleveland Monsters of the AHL.

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Coyotes Claim Burmistrov Off Waivers From Jets
Center Alexander Burmistrov has collected two assists in 23 games with the Jets this season.

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Isles Waive Goalie Jaroslav Halak
For the season to date, Jaroslav Halak was 6-8-5 in the net for the Islanders.

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Rangers Claim Matt Puempel Off Waivers From Senators
Matt Puempel has skated in 52 career NHL games over parts of three seasons, all with the Senators.

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