Then there’s a Buffalo Sabres team that is open to trading Ryan Miller, who is entering the final year of his contract.
Hedberg is a 12-year NHL veteran who has become expendable to the Devils. He is stuck behind Devils starter Martin Brodeur and Cory Schneider, who was acquired from Vancouver in a draft-day trade on Sunday.
Hedberg was set to make $1.4 million in the final year of his contract. He was 6-10-3 with one shutout last season.
The Winnipeg Jets re-signed backup goalie Al Montoya on Thursday.