Jones was released by the Ducks on Monday, Dhiren Mahiban of the New York Times reports.
Jones was unable to impress the Ducks' coaching staff after being signed by the team to a professional tryout agreement in September. He'll head back to the open free agent market following his release and could find some potential suitors looking for additional help on the wing.
Jones logged a total of 75 contests between Calgary and Minnesota last year in which he tallied 11 goals and seven assists along with 10 PIM. Given his minimal production, especially compared to his 30-point 2014-15 season. The
David Jones (illness) is ready to play Friday night against the Red Wings, Kent Youngblood of the Star Tribune reports.
Jones missed the past two games due to an illness, but he'll return to the ice and reprise his role as a bottom-six forward Friday. His presence is important to the Minnesota Wild , who are trying to lock down a playoff spot, but the activation likely won't cause many to blink in the fantasy realm as Jones has just 18 points in 78 games this campaign.
Fantasy owners' shouldn't need to keep tabs on Jones' availability, as the veteran winger has only notched 18 points in 71 games this season, leaving him off the radar in the vast majority of fantasy leagues. Jason Zucker, who has been a healthy scratch for four of the
David Jones missed Monday's practice due to an illness, the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports.
It's not clear if he'll be able to play Tuesday. If not, Jason Zucker would likely take his spot after being scratched four of the last eight games.