Gamers on waivers
Puck Pedia: Gamers who had been placed on waivers yesterday.
Duncan felt pressured by the NHLPA
Ryan Rishaug: Edmonton Oilers defenseman Duncan Keith mentioned the felt strain from the NHLPA to get vaccinated. He added that it might have been good to have gotten some assist and push again from different gamers who had been attempting to make their very own private selection.
Blue Jackets GM on Zac Rinaldo
“Our place has been very clear that our group is dedicated to doing every little thing we will to make sure the well being and security of our gamers, coaches, workers and followers. Given the influence COVID-19 continues to have in our communities, we consider the perfect plan of action given Zac’s vaccination standing is to not have him report back to Cleveland presently. Whereas we respect a person’s proper to make a private selection close to being vaccinated or not, now we have a duty to do what we consider is finest for our group. We are going to honor Zac’s contract, but when he needs to pursue every other alternatives to play this season we are going to permit him to take action.”
Chris Johnston: “The #CBJ have determined to not ship Zac Rinaldo to AHL Cleveland after he cleared waivers. Rinaldo stays underneath contract — so he’ll nonetheless receives a commission — however GM Jarmo Kekalainen doesn’t need an unvaccinated participant round his group.”
Frank Seravalli: The Blue Jackets will honor Rinaldo’s $300,000 assured contract however he gained’t be taking part in for the group.