BREAKING: Arizona Coyotes Release Two Players via Buyouts

Published June 20, 2023 at 12:20
BY ELLIOT BEN JACOB
     
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Arizona Coyotes' Major Moves



In a significant development, the Arizona Coyotes have shaken the hockey world by proceeding with the buyout of contracts of two of their seasoned players.

This action has been taken just a few days post the buyout of Oliver Ekman-Larsson, another contract that the Coyotes had previously inked.


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Details on the Kassian and Nemeth Buyouts



In a calculated move, the Coyotes placed Zach Kassian and Patrick Nemeth on unconditional waivers, the intention behind this being the buyout of the remaining duration of their contracts.

Kassian, who joined the Arizona team during the NHL Entry Draft last year, had an additional year left on his agreement.


News Confirmed by Insiders



The news initially broke out through Elliotte Friedman, but since then, it has been verified by several other insiders within the sporting industry.


As it currently stands, it seems that Arizona is making strategic moves to free up some cap space. There are rumors of something major coming up for the Coyotes, so fans and followers should keep their eyes peeled for more news.


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