The Sharks have waived forward John McCarthy, according to a report.
McCarthy, 27, has one assist and a minus-12 rating in 35 games this season. In 86 career games over four seasons with the Sharks, McCarthy has two goals and three assists for five points 22 penalty minutes.
If he clears, McCarthy will likely be reassigned to the Sharks’ AHL affiliate in Worcester, where he served as captain during the 2012-13 season.
The news was originally tweeted by RDS’ Ren Lavoie.