Players claimed on waivers
Pierre LeBrun: Players claimed off waiver yesterday.
Carolina Hurricanes claim goaltender Anton Forsberg from the Edmonton Oilers.
San Jose Sharks claim forward Rudolfs Balcers from the Ottawa Senators.
- Kevin Kurz: Have been told that Balcers will report to the Sharks but he will likely be delayed through immigration and quarantine.
New Jersey Devils claim goaltender Eric Comrie from the Winnipeg Jets.
Nashville Predators claim defenseman Luca Sbisa from Winnipeg Jets.
Players put waivers
Puck Pedia: Players put on waivers yesterday.
Alex Nedeljkovic – Carolina Hurricanes
Leo Komarov – New York Islanders
Minor trade between the Senators and Hurricanes
Lightning sign Boo Nieves
Joe Smith: The Tampa Bay Lightning have signed Boo Nieves to a one-year deal with a $708,000 cap hit. He was on a PTO.
Wild extend Foligno for three years
Michael Russo: Foligno after signing the extension: “You never want to get too comfortable in this league, but it’s nice to put some roots down. … I want to win. I don’t just want to be comfortable and … play out my career. I want to win a Stanley Cup.”
— JFresh (@JFreshHockey) January 12, 2021
Marcus Foligno (3×3.1m extension with Minnesota) is an extremely strong defensive forward with a good shot he uses sparingly. pic.twitter.com/0WaF0QvwZm
— Micah Blake McCurdy (@IneffectiveMath) January 12, 2021