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Flyers waive Michael Leighton; cleared waivers, sent to Phantoms (AHL)
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01-04-2011, 10:43 AM
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Well if Backlund and Leighton have to go through waivers, and Riopel doesnt have an NHL contract, do we have to call up the ECHL guy Stewart or whatever his name was?
Is Riopel on an AHL contract? Didn't know that... in that case, if you're under 50 you could buy the contract into a NHL contract (what SJ did with Boucher a couple years back).
It's just tough to argue that there is an "emergency" and Leighton is your only option.
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