BREAKING: Former 18th Overall Pick Officially Waived by NHL Team

Published October 20, 2023 at 2:15 PM

In a surprising twist, Liam Foudy, a prominent figure within the Columbus Blue Jackets organization, has found himself on waivers. This development has raised eyebrows across the hockey community, considering Foudy's history as the Blue Jackets' former 18th overall pick and his substantial experience, having played nearly 200 games for the team.

Born in the year 2000, Foudy, now 23 years old, is an NHL forward with notable potential and versatility. His placement on waivers has attracted the attention of several teams looking to bolster their rosters.

Notably, franchises like the Edmonton Oilers, Philadelphia Flyers, and Chicago Blackhawks are keeping a close eye on Foudy's waiver situation, seeing it as a low-risk, high-reward opportunity.

As the waiver process unfolds, it will be interesting to see which team, if any, seizes this chance to acquire a young and promising talent like Foudy. This situation has added an element of intrigue to the ongoing NHL season.

October 20   |   137 answers
BREAKING: Former 18th Overall Pick Officially Waived by NHL Team

Should the Blackhawks claim this former 18th overall pick off of waivers?

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