Category: Waivers

Corey Potter Claimed By Boston Bruins

Corey Potter Claimed By Boston Bruins

The Boston Bruins have claimed defenseman Corey Potter off of waivers from the Edmonton Oilers. Potter was drafted 122nd overall in the 2003 NHL Entry Draft by the New York Rangers, and after taking five years to get his first NHL appearance, he has moved around a bit. He was signed as a free agent by the Pittsburgh Penguins on [...]

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Cory Conacher Claimed On Waivers By Buffalo

A day after the Ottawa Senators made headlines by placing prized young forward Cory Conacher on waivers, the Buffalo Sabres continued their rebuild by claiming him on Wednesday. Conacher was acquired by Ottawa less than a year ago in a trade with Tampa Bay for goalie Ben Bishop. The deal was considered one of the worst in recent history due [...]

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Oilers Sign Ben Scrivens, Place Philip Larsen on Waivers

The  Edmonton Oilers have signed Ben Scrivens to a two year contract worth just $2. 3M per season. Scrivens, who allowed three goals on 21 shots in most recent start on Friday against Minnesota,  has a 10-9-4 record with a fantastic 2.02 goals-against average and .934 save percentage. The former Toronto Maple Leafs prospect was acquired by the Oilers back in [...]

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Corey Tropp Claimed Off Waivers By Columbus

Corey Tropp Claimed Off Waivers By Columbus

The Columbus Blue Jackets have claimed Corey Tropp off of waivers. Tropp was originally drafted in the 3rd round (89th overall) of the 2007 NHL Entry Draft, but wouldn’t see action with the team until 2011. In a pre-season game against the Toronto Maple Leafs on September 22, 2013, Tropp was apart of the infamous line brawl and was knocked out by Maple Leafs’ forward Jamie [...]

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Sabres Claim D’Agostini On Waivers

Sabres Claim D’Agostini On Waivers

  The Buffalo Sabres have claimed forward Matt D’Agostini off of waivers from the Pittsburgh Penguins. D’ags, as fans like to call him, split last season playing for the St. Louis Blues and the New Jersey Devils, tallying three goals and six points in 29 games. Drafted by the Montreal Canadiens in the sixth round of the 2005 NHL Draft, D’agostini played in [...]

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Oilers Add Grit, Bring Back Steve MacIntyre

Oilers Add Grit, Bring Back Steve MacIntyre

The Edmonton Oilers have claimed forward Steve McIntyre off of waivers from Pittsburgh. On May 22, 2003, Stevie Mac, Undrafted, was signed by the New York Rangers, after playing two seasons as the most feared fighter in the UHL. He would spend the next two years within the Rangers’ minor league affiliates, the Hartford Wolf Pack and the Charlotte Checkers, before having brief stints playing [...]

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Avalanche Add Veteran Cliche To AHL Depth

The Colorado Avalanche have claimed Marc-Andre Cliche off waivers from the LA Kings. Cliche posted 10 goals, 10 assists and 46 penalty minutes in 57 games last season with the AHL’s Manchester Monarchs. Minus one game with the Kings  during the 2009-10 campaign, Cliche has spent all six years of his professional career with Manchester.  Cliche was drafted in the [...]

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Grabovski, Belanger, Hedberg, Gill, Zanon Bought Out, Asham, Powe On Waivers

Grabovski, Belanger, Hedberg, Gill, Zanon Bought Out, Asham, Powe On Waivers

With only a day until free agency opens up, a couple teams have made last-ditch efforts to clear up some cap space prior to today’s buyout deadline. Mikhael Grabovski on unconditional waivers — Ryan Rishaug (@TSNRyanRishaug) July 4, 2013   Hal Gill (NSH), Johan Hedberg (NJ) and Greg Zanon (COL) also on unconditional waivers, presumably for buyout purposes. — Bob [...]

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