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Given the shortage of forwards developing lately, this is very good news indeed. But the fact that Mike Gillis and his team got this lucky is almost unfathomable.
How on earth did he not get snapped up? A lot of great commentary about Ouellet can be found in the comments of this mc79 hockey post.
Update 11:05am PT: Forgot to add, Jason Krog is now down with the Moose.
According to TSN’s Ice Chips, the Vancouver Canucks have placed Michel Ouellet on re-entry waivers today.
In Manitoba, Ouellet has been steadily putting up the points so far this year, and his career numbers with the Pittsburgh Penguins and Tampa Bay Lightning the last few seasons are solid as well.
I’m not sure offhand what his salary is, but I can’t imagine he’s going to clear waivers. Any guesses on which NHL team picks him up?
Update November 4th: Welcome back, Michel...