rostislav olesz

The New Jersey Devils have suspended forward Rostislav Olesz and placed him on unconditional waivers. ?His contact will be terminated once he goes unclaimed on Thursday.

Olesz has already left for Europe to go play overseas. ?The suspension was simply procedural for being absent from the Albany squad before the Devils placed him on waivers.

In 10 games with the big club, Olesz posted two assists and a minus-one rating.

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A day after being placed on waivers, Czech winger Rostislav Olesz has not been picked up by another club.

Update - 1:42 p.m.: Olesz has been assigned to Albany (Gulitti).The former seventh-overall pick in the 2004 draft has just two assists for the Devils in 10 games this season.

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The Devils have placed?Rostislav Olesz on waivers (Gulitti).

In 10 games this season,?Olesz has two assists, averaging 11:25 minutes on ice per game.

This is a wise move by the Devils. ?If no one claims him by noon tomorrow, he can be sent down to Albany.

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The Devils assigned eight players to the AHL and returned one to WHL.

New Jersey assigned?goaltender Scott Wedgewood, defensemen Brandon Burlon, Eric Gelinas and Jon Merrill and forwards Stefan Matteau, Rod Pelley, Tim Sestito and Mike Sislo to Albany.

The returned defenseman Damon Severson to the WHL.

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Game two featured the debut of quite a few new faces for New Jersey. The Islanders jumped out to a 4-1 lead after one period, but the Devils hung tough in the 5-3 loss.

Some notes and observations from the game:

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In a move that was long rumored over the summer, Damien Brunner will be attending training camp, looking to make the club.

This is a no-brainer if you ask me. Give him a tryout, see how he does, and if it doesn't pan out, there's no harm done.

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As camp begins, the team is starting to take shape. Still, many questions remain about the roster and who will be a contributor this year. Here are five of the biggest questions coming into the season.

1. Can the defense begin to rebound?

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