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12-31-2003, 07:22 AM
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Originally Posted by Peter Griffin
Vancouver was the last team to place Brookbank on waivers and Ottawa claimed him. Because Vancouver was the last team to lose him on the waiver wire, I believe that gives the Canucks first shot at him next time he hits waivers.
I don't think so. Before we claimed Brookbank, Muckler was saying that the trade by Nashville messed up us having first claim on him.

Heres the link, with a quote from the a GM's mouth

Quote:
"We're not No. 1 on the list of teams that can claim him because he was dealt," Muckler said yesterday. "We like Wade Brookbank and we're interested, but we'll have to see.


http://slam.canoe.ca/Slam031219/nhl_ott1-sun.html

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