Thread: Waived: Andrew Peters Retires
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02-11-2011, 06:55 PM
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Wayne Maki
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Originally Posted by Mr. Canucklehead View Post
I think this was decided before that. Sounds like after the situation with the Amerks, the Canucks asked him if he would go to Manitoba. He opted to retire instead, and the Canucks placed him on waivers for the purposes of mutual release from his contract.
Yeah, according to his agent that's what happened.

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His agent, Steve Bartlett of Pittsford-based Sports Consulting Group, said the Vancouver Canucks had asked Peters to report to the Manitoba Moose. But, having played only two games with the Amerks in October, and realizing his role would be very limited, he has decided to move on with life after hockey.
http://php.democratandchronicle.com/blog/sports2/?p=910

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