Found July 04, 2013 on The Hockey House:
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 [...]

Todd Cordell: New Jersey Devils: Johan Hedberg to be Bought Out

You can follow Todd on Twitter @ToddCordell! Johan Hedberg's days as a member of the New Jersey Devils are done. Today it was announced that the Devils have placed the 40-year-old netminder on waivers with the intention of using one of their two compliance buyouts on him. If an NHL franchise wanted to buyout a player they had to be on waivers by noon eastern time, otherwise...

With Gill on waivers, Preds clearing space on defense

When the Nashville Predators acquired long-time NHL defenseman Hal Gill in February 2012, they did so almost as a luxury item for what they hoped would be a length Stanley Cup Playoff run. General manager David Poile and coach Barry Trotz expected the 6-foot-7 Gill would take some hard minutes off of their pair of All-Star defensemen Shea Weber and Ryan Suter by killing penalties...

Gill, Blum, Halischuk not in Preds’ plans

David Poile announced Tuesday that veteran defenseman Hal Gill has been placed on waivers...

Waiver Wire Action Today

Ryan Rishuag of TSN tweets... Mikhael Grabovski on unconditional waivers Eric Belanger also on waivers, unconditional, buyout coming Darrel Powe, Johan Hedberg, Aaron Asham, also on waivers Hal Gill and Greg Zanon placed on unconditional waivers as well today likely for buyout purposes. All players cleared from yesterday.

Gill waved; Blum, Halischuk done in Nashville

Tuesday, General Manager David Poile held a press conference with the media discussing the past weekend's draft and this weekend's free agent market. Since surprisingly adding Seth Jones on draft day, the Nashville Predators have had to change their game-plan for the remainder of the offseason in a hurry. With the 18-year old defenseman entering the fold this upcoming...

SK74 on unconditional waivers; Gill clears

Sergei Kostitsyn has been placed on unconditional waivers. This is usually the first step of the buyout process. Of course, this news comes in the midst of the Belarussian forward considering playing for Avangard Omsk in the KHL next season.  Kostitsyn's agent Don Meehan told Joshua Cooper of The Tennessean that there is a "good chance" his client signs with...

Today’s Waiver Wire

Ballard, Gerbe, Colaiacovo, Gilbert and S.Kostitsyn, all placed on unconditional Waivers for buy-out purposes. — Darren Dreger (@DarrenDreger) July 3, 2013   The Ballard buyout means Alex Edler is no longer a trade target. — Darren Dreger (@DarrenDreger) July 3, 2013 Hal Gill also cleared waivers.
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