Former first-round pick and 2022 Olympics gold medalist placed on NHL waivers

Published February 28, 2022 at 2:45 PM

In the last few minutes, we learned that two players have been placed on NHL waivers : Brendan Perlini and Petteri Lindbohm.

Indeed, the Florida Panthers have agreed on the terms of a contract with the Finn Petteri Lindbohm, who won gold at 2022 Olympic Games in Beijing.

He was subsequently placed on waivers. The other teams have until tomorrow, 2 p.m., to claim him and keep him in the NHL.

The 28-year-old defenseman has eight points in 45 games this season with Jokerit Helsinki in the KHL.

Also, the Edmonton Oilers submitted the name of former first-round pick (12th overall in 2014), Brendan Perlini, to waivers.

More details to come...

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