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Detroit claims Timashov off waivers
« on: February 24, 2020, 12:03:28 PM »

Uh, Timashov was on waivers?

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Re: Detroit claims Timashov off waivers
« Reply #1 on: February 24, 2020, 12:04:15 PM »

Uh, Timashov was on waivers?

Yeah was announced yesterday

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Re: Detroit claims Timashov off waivers
« Reply #2 on: February 24, 2020, 12:05:07 PM »
Yeah was announced yesterday

Completely missed that. Surprised they would waive him at this point, but I also don't think we're really losing anything.

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Re: Detroit claims Timashov off waivers
« Reply #3 on: February 24, 2020, 12:05:35 PM »
Dammit, if you were giving up on him, why didn't they throw him in with Barrie on a deal to make the pot sweeter.  Like a lost resource.  Good luck for Timashov in Detroit. I liked the kid.
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Re: Detroit claims Timashov off waivers
« Reply #4 on: February 24, 2020, 12:06:09 PM »
Good for Timashov, I guess. He'll have a shot to at least play in Detroit. Wasn't going to add any real value to anything here.
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Re: Detroit claims Timashov off waivers
« Reply #5 on: February 24, 2020, 12:06:15 PM »
McKenzie saying he had asked for a trade

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Re: Detroit claims Timashov off waivers
« Reply #6 on: February 24, 2020, 12:06:33 PM »
Mini-fridge :(
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Re: Detroit claims Timashov off waivers
« Reply #7 on: February 24, 2020, 12:06:46 PM »
Dammit, if you were giving up on him, why didn't they throw him in with Barrie on a deal to make the pot sweeter.  Like a lost resource.  Good luck for Timashov in Detroit. I liked the kid.

Because, he doesn't add that much value, and it means the team acquiring him has to use another contract slot?
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Re: Detroit claims Timashov off waivers
« Reply #8 on: February 24, 2020, 12:06:47 PM »
McKenzie saying he had asked for a trade

Yeah Friedman said the same a month or two ago as well.

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Re: Detroit claims Timashov off waivers
« Reply #9 on: February 24, 2020, 12:13:26 PM »
McKenzie saying he had asked for a trade

Yeah Friedman said the same a month or two ago as well.

He probably heard rumours that Detroit makes the playoffs every single year.
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Re: Detroit claims Timashov off waivers
« Reply #10 on: February 24, 2020, 12:14:41 PM »
McKenzie saying he had asked for a trade

Yeah Friedman said the same a month or two ago as well.

He probably heard rumours that Detroit makes the playoffs every single year.

I think it's more likely he's just happy not getting scratched for Frederik Gauthier anymore.

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Re: Detroit claims Timashov off waivers
« Reply #11 on: February 24, 2020, 12:20:17 PM »
Meh... Nothing to see here. Wasn't going to get a shot up the lineup here so, lose a contract and move on.

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Re: Detroit claims Timashov off waivers
« Reply #12 on: February 24, 2020, 12:23:21 PM »
I think it was kind of unfair that he kept getting the brunt of the healthy scratches but at the same time it's really not a loss.  He wasn't happy and he now gets to play on a team where he is probably their 4th best player until the end of the season.

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Re: Detroit claims Timashov off waivers
« Reply #13 on: February 24, 2020, 12:23:31 PM »
Dammit, if you were giving up on him, why didn't they throw him in with Barrie on a deal to make the pot sweeter.  Like a lost resource.  Good luck for Timashov in Detroit. I liked the kid.

Because, he doesn't add that much value, and it means the team acquiring him has to use another contract slot?
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Re: Detroit claims Timashov off waivers
« Reply #14 on: February 24, 2020, 12:24:58 PM »
I'm not broken up about Timashov.  He just seemed like "a guy" to me, didn't really stand out in any way that I could see.  I think he's a 4th liner but that's about it.