Eight players have been cut from Senators training camp.
Nick Paul, McCormick and Driedger sent to Bingo among 8 players released. https://t.co/XkQUjhgCni— Wayne Scanlan (@HockeyScanner) October 5, 2016
Sent down to Binghamton: Max McCormick (F), Nick Paul (F), Chad Nehring (F) and Chris Driedger (G).
Put on waivers: Mike Blunden, Buddy Robinson (F) and Mike Kostka (D).
Released from PTO: Matt Bartkowski (D).
The Senators’ NHL roster is now down to 25 players; two goalies, eight defensemen and 15 forwards.
Among the forwards on the bubble, still trying to garner a spot on the team, are Matt Puempel, Phil Varone, Tom Pyatt and Ryan Dzingel. Among the defensemen on the bubble, still trying to grab a roster spot, are Thomas Chabot and Fredrik Claesson.
The Senators’ final preseason game is on Friday when they host the Buffalo Sabres at 7:30 p.m. ET.