Bruins Place Chris Wagner, John Moore On Waivers Ahead Of NHL Season

The Bruins continued to make roster moves Saturday


Oct 9, 2021

The Boston Bruins made a few more moves Saturday afternoon.

Chris Wagner and John Moore were placed on waivers with just a week to go before the Bruins open their 2021-22 NHL season. Boston also sent 14 players to Providence earlier this week.

Wagner is a bit of a surprise given Curtis Lazar is week-to-week with an upper-body injury, and Wagner could have taken his spot on the fourth line. Moore looked strong in training camp and preseason after recovering from hip surgery, but has a hefty contract that teams may not want to take on.

Still, being put on waivers doesn’t automatically mean a team will make a claim, but it certainly will be interesting to see if anyone takes a shot on a defenseman and/or forward that could provide depth to the club.

The NHL season begins Tuesday, but the Bruins won’t play until Saturday when they welcome the Dallas Stars to TD Garden.

Thumbnail photo via Eric Hartline/USA TODAY Sports Images
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