San Jose puts Raffi Torres on waivers

Winger Raffi Torres has been placed on waivers by the San Jose Sharks.

What It Means:

Torres has not played this season after beginning the year serving a 41-game suspension. He didn't play even after being eligible to return from the suspension because of knee problems. Most recently, he had been in the minors for a conditioning stint.

Torres last appeared in the NHL during the 2013-'14 season, playing just five games. He has 260 points in 635 career games played and has subpar possession stats. His career Corsi For Percentage is 49.9, and his career Relative Corsi For Percentage at Even Strength is -1.8.