While preparing for Saturday night's tilt with the New York Rangers, the Canadiens did something many have expected all year, and waived Tomas Kaberle. Kaberle has played little this year, dressing for only 10 games. While he has played admirably, with 3 points and a +4 rating, averaging only 13 minutes a game, Kaberle has been a spare part, as coach Michel Therrien has favoured auditioning AHLers over the veteran NHLer. To Kaberle's credit, he hasn't complained one bit, despite the fact that by all accounts he really wants to play.
The Habs likely made this move to stay flexible towards the deadline, as he represents $4.25 million towards the salary cap. So, who could the Habs be looking at? Continue reading "Habs set for Rangers, waive Kaberle"