51 Players Put on Waivers Today

51 Players Put on Waivers Today

1:19 pm

USATSI_7876174_154224518_lowresWith the NHL season getting underway on Saturday, rosters are being finalized. Players are getting sent back to Junior or being assigned to the AHL.

Teams have until 5 PM ESPN tomorrow afternoon to submit their 23 man rosters to start the season.

Today is a busy day for the waiver wire, as many players need to to clear waivers before they are able to be assigned to the AHL.

Below is list of players put on waivers today, taken from TSN,

Anaheim Ducks – F Cory Elkins.

Boston Bruins – F Jamie Tardif.

Buffalo Sabres – F Kevin Porter, F Nick Tarnasky, D Adam Pardy.

Calgary Flames – F Paul Byron, D Brett Carson, G Leland Irving, G Henrik Karlsson.

Carolina Hurricanes – F Tim Wallace.

Colorado Avalanche – F David Van Der Gulik.

Columbus Blue Jackets – D Nick Holden.

Edmonton Oilers – D Alex Plante, F Dane Byers, F Tanner House.

Los Angeles Kings – D Andrew Bodnarchuk.

Minnesota Wild – F Nick Palmieri, F Jake Dowell, F Stephane Veilleux.

Montreal Canadiens – F Mike Blunden, D Frederic St. Denis.

New Jersey Devils – F Matt Anderson, G Jeff Frazee, D Jay Leach, F Tim Sestito, F Chad Wiseman, F Steve Zalewski.

Ottawa Senators – F Pat Cannone.

Phoenix Coyotes – F Chris Connor, C F Nick Johnson, F Rob Klinkhammer, F Joel Rechlicz.

Pittsburgh Pittsburgh – F Trevor Smith, F Riley Holzapfel, F Warren Peters, D Dylan Reese, D Alex Grant, F Philippe Dupuis, D Brian Strait, F Ben Ferriero.

San Jose Sharks – ┬áD Matt Pelech, F John McCarthy, F Bracken Kearns.

St. Louis Blues – D Taylor Chorney.

Tampa Bay Lightning – F Mike Angelidis, F JT Wyman, F Kyle Wilson, D Matt Taormina.

Toronto Maple Leafs – F Tim Connolly.

Vancouver Canucks – D Derek Joslin, F Andrew Gordon.

Keith Aucoin was the only player claimed in yesterday’s batch of waiver players. The Islanders picked him up from the Maple Leafs.