waiver

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waiver

1. the voluntary relinquishment, expressly or by implication, of some claim or right
2. the act or an instance of relinquishing a claim or right
3. a formal statement in writing of such relinquishment
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First the players must clear waivers, and NHL teams have until 9 a.
The Bruins kept 14 forwards, including Jordan Caron and Nick Johnson, both of whom have to clear waivers to go to Providence, and eight defensemen, including a surprise keeper in Kevan Miller.
Best-case scenario for Boston would be for Beckett to clear waivers.
1-million salary are expected to clear waivers at 9 a.