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Kraken Place Kempny On Waivers


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With the 2022 NHL preseason now in the books, teams are in the process of finalizing their 23-man roster by the 5 PM ET deadline on Monday to do so. Here are the most notable players placed on waivers on Sunday:

* RW Nick Foligno, Boston Bruins

* LHD Mike Reilly, Bruins

* C Chris Tierney, Florida Panthers

* RHD Madison Bowey, Montreal Canadiens

* C Mark Jankowski, Nashville Predators

* RW Julien Gauthier, New York Rangers

* D Michal Kempny, Seattle Kraken

* D Philippe Myers, Tampa Bay Lightning

* RW Kyle Clifford, Toronto Maple Leafs

* RW Wayne Simmonds, Maple Leafs

* LHD Victor Mete, Maple Leafs

* G Pheonix Copley

The Washington Capitals placed left-wing Axel Jonsson-Fjallby, right-wing Brett Leason, defenseman Lucas Johansen, and center Henrik Borgstrom on waivers on Sunday. It will be known by 2 PM ET what players are picked off of waivers if any.

The Los Angeles Kings placed former Capitals goaltender Pheonix Copley on waivers as well.

Everyone from Saturday cleared except for defenseman Juuso Valimaki, who was claimed by the Arizona Coyotes from the Calgary Flames.

The full list of players Sunday’s waiver activity can be found below:

The waiver order will be in reverse order of last season’s NHL standings until this campaign gets underway.

The 2022-23 NHL season will begin on Tuesday night.

By Harrison Brown

About Harrison Brown

Harrison is a diehard Caps fan and a hockey fanatic with a passion for sports writing. He attended his first game at age 8 and has been a season ticket holder since the 2010-2011 season. His fondest Caps memory was watching the Capitals hoist the Stanley Cup in Las Vegas. In his spare time, he enjoys travel, photography, and hanging out with his two dogs. Follow Harrison on Twitter @HarrisonB927077

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