Petan and Marincin clear and what it means for your weekend

It’s time to exhale…

All waivers clear
— Elliotte Friedman (@FriedgeHNIC) November 8, 2019
I know many of you have a complex relationship with Martin Marincin, but having him as Marlies depth seems pretty decent. Having him take icetime away from Sandin and Liljegren might be a bit less appealing, but it’s probably the guys further down in the roster that will be impacted, not those two.
It’s also entirely possible that Marincin remains on the trade block, if a team wants to bring him in and get him used to their system in the AHL before calling him up, he might have a slightly higher value you now. That’s pretty much all there is to say on Marincin.
As for Petan, well, a lot of people seemed to be 100% confident that Petan would be claimed. To those people I say, welcome to the NHL and I assume this is your first day following this league. As much as a cheap, potentially middle six skilled winger with a feisty streak should be a no brainer to claim, there’s the issue of the fact that pretty much every team monitors their standard players contracts closely, don’t necessarily view …

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Author: Jon Steitzer / The Leafs Nation

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