The Anaheim Ducks placed veteran defenseman Mathieu Schneider on waivers on Tuesday.
The Ducks have cap issues and want to bring back veteran Teemu Selanne, so something had to give. Schneider played third fiddle on the team once Scott Niedermayer returned to the lineup last year. The good news for fantasy owners is that this gives Schneider's fantasy value a significant boost. Stay tuned - he will be claimed by someone shortly. Sep. 16 - 3:00 pm et