Thread: Confirmed with Link: Mike Komisarek cleared Waivers in AHL
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03-20-2013, 12:19 PM
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Originally Posted by rojac View Post
Even Komi going to the Marlies frees up a bit of cap space. On the Leafs, his full cap hit counts against the cap; on the Marlies, all but $900,000 counts against the cap. Of course, even without the Komi move, the Leafs had $7.5M in cap space.
When Holzer is recalled to replace Komisarek on the roster that $900k saving is re-utilized on a better and a younger player.

So this is a great move for the Leafs.

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