The San Jose Sharks have placed forward Lukas Kaspar on waivers.
The Detroit Red Wings have placed forward Darren McCarty on waivers.
The Vancouver Canucks have placed forwards Kyle Wellwood and Matt Pettinger on re-entry waivers. The Canucks are currently decimated by injuries.
Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Jamie Heward has cleared waivers and will be assigned to the AHL.
According to the Orange County Register, Anaheim Ducks GM Brian Burke expects a contract decision by no later than Christmas. Burke is currently on his last year of his contract. Burke will be in Toronto this week, and will be shown the premises by Toronto Maple Leafs president Richard Peddie. Brochu's take: Will hockey's longest rumor finally come true? Keep in mind that the Leafs took the "interim" off the interim GM title that Cliff Fletcher holds.