The collective bargaining agreement's rules for determining a player's waiver status can be complicated and difficult to understand. Using CapGeek.com's exclusive data — notably signing age and the first season of players' first contract — our waiver calculator simplifies the process. Simply select a player and fill out the appropriate fields to calculate his waiver status. Please note, we do not include veteran players who are obviously waiver-eligible. However, if you believe a player who may be eligible for waivers is missing from our list, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or let us know via Twitter
Linus Omark is exempt from waivers.
The following chart shows the number of years or games he has to play to lose his exemption, as well as how many years and games he has played to date (not including 2013-14). It highlights in red the years or games (whichever he reaches first) remaining on his exemption as of the final day of 2013-14 training camp.
This result is based on the data you entered: Player did not appear in one or more professional games after signing his first NHL contract in 2010-11; and player has appeared in 56 career NHL regular season and playoff games games. If this information was entered incorrectly, the calculator will generate an incorrect result.
NOTES: Linus Omark's signing age for the purposes of waivers is recorded in our database as 23 while the first season of his first NHL contract is recorded as 2010-11. If you believe an error has occurred in the calculation, contact email@example.com via email or let us know via Twitter.