St. Louis Blues right wing Troy Brouwer has been placed on waivers. Jeff Curry-USA TODAY Sports

Even though the season is almost over, teams are still making tweaks to their rosters. Today, Elliotte Friedman of Sportsnet reports that both Troy Brouwer and Aaron Ness have been placed on waivers.

In Ness’s case, Craig Morgan of The Athletic tweets that the Arizona Coyotes expect Jakob Chychrun back this week. Even though teams no longer have a roster limit, Ness is eligible to play for the Tucson Roadrunners and can continue to get some game action in the minor leagues.

For Brouwer, things are a little different. The veteran forward was not recalled until after the trade deadline, meaning he is eligible for AHL playoffs, but he actually hasn’t played a single game at that level this season. It’s unclear if the St. Louis Blues would send him down to the minor leagues in the event he clears waivers.

This article first appeared on Pro Hockey Rumors and was syndicated with permission.

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