The Colorado Avalanche placed defenseman Matt Hunwick on waivers to make room for fellow blueliner Ryan Wilson the Denver Post reports.

The 28-year-old hasn’t appeared in a regular season game for the Avs so it probably shouldn’t be too shocking that he was the odd man out.

He collected six assists in 43 games last season for Colorado and began his time with the organization in 2010-11. He has one year left on a deal that carries a $1.6 million cap hit and salary so there’s a good chance he’ll clear waivers and make it the AHL’s Lake Erie Monsters.