A quick report from morning skate. Spencer Machacek, Riley Holzapfel and Noah Welch are not at practice and have been re-assigned to AHL Chicago. Welch will have to clear waivers. Roster down to 30 players.
Patrice Cormier is placed on injured reserve.
Jaime Sifers, Peter Mannino, Drew MacIntyre cleared waivers. Other Thrashers who cleared waivers from previous moves were Mike Siklenka and Jason Krog.
Jim Slater not taking part in practice.
Here is the roster for tonight’s exhibition in Nashville. There are 22 players going so two will have to be scratched.
Forwards (13): Niclas Bergfors, Eric Boulton, Alexander Burmistrov, Nigel Dawes, Ben Eager, Evander Kane, Andrew Ladd, Fredik Modin, Fredrik Pettersson, Patrick Rissmiller, Rich Peverley, Anthony Stewart, Chris Thorburn
Defensemen (7): Zach Bogosian, Dustin Byfuglien, Tobias Enstrom, Ron Hainsey, Arturs Kulda, Freddy Meyer, Andrey Zubarev
Goaltenders (2): Chris Mason, Ondrej Pavelec