Brendann Witt from the NYI has cleared waivers. Tim Gleason and Ryan Whitney have been named as replacements for Komisarek and Martin on the Olympic American team.
There are rumours that the Stars may be thinking of trading
Ott (if re-signing talks don't work out) along with forward
Mike Ribeiro Also, the Flyers are talking contract extensions with Ray Emery
--Still nothing new on the Kovalchuk front except that the Hawks are probably out of it and LA remains the most ideal destination for him