Canadiens place forward Michael McCarron on waivers

Montreal Canadiens right wing Michael McCarron (34) shoves his glove in the face of Ottawa Senators centre Jean-Gabriel Pageau (44) during first period NHL hockey action in Ottawa on Monday Oct. 30, 2017. (Sean Kilpatrick/CP)

The Montreal Canadiens have placed forward Michael McCarron on waivers, the team announced Wednesday.

McCarron, 24, who was selected by the Canadiens 25th overall in the 2013 NHL Draft, had 21 points in 32 games for the AHL’s Laval Rocket last season, but did not appear in a game for Montreal.

The six-foot-six, 232-pound right winger has suited up in 69 games in the NHL over the course of his professional career, collecting eight points.

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