OTTAWA - The Ottawa Senators announced today that the team has provided forward Filip Chlapik with his release from the club after placing him on unconditional waivers yesterday for the purpose of terminating his contract.
"After considerable dialogue with Filip and his representation, we have mutually decided to part ways," said Senators general manager Pierre Dorion. "We're appreciative of Filip's efforts with the organization, both in Belleville and in Ottawa, and wish him the best as he moves forward."
Ottawa's second second-round pick (48th overall) at the 2015 NHL Draft, Chlapik, 23, recorded 11 points (five goals, six assists) and 18 penalty minutes over 57 career NHL games with the Senators, including one contest in 2020-21. He also registered 88 points (37 goals, 51 assists) and 130 penalty minutes over 148 contests with the B-Sens.
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