DelPen wrote:The NHL also closed a loophole on a trade and buy out then resign. There were rumors Toronto would take people's bad contracts to get some picks and prospects or anything of value then buy them out and the other teams would then resign them to better deals.
Also, plpayers with NMC's can elect to not be waived and go straight to the buy out.
Great58 wrote:Steve Dave wrote:How come NYR bought out Redden and he was able to sign with Boston?
Well, he got signed by St. Louis first, and was then traded to Boston.