Players now must clear waivers
for a trade to be made and those deals have to be done by Sept.
Callahan had to clear waivers
to be assigned to Worcester, so didn't have to clear again.
Haynes is out of minor-league options, meaning he would have to clear waivers
before going to Salt Lake, and he is almost certain to be claimed.
The Sharks were not sure that Lemieux, who has not played in North America since 2002-03, had to clear waivers
, but because he played two games for the China Sharks in the Asian League, he is waiver-eligible.
But the fact the Dodgers haven't traded him could be an indication he will clear waivers
and remain with the organization.
2) Or, after McLaren reports, it can call him back to San Jose and hope another NHL team claims him (he'd be required to clear waivers
again) at a reduced salary cap number (about $1.