The Winnipeg Jets have claimed centre Nick Shore off waivers from the Toronto Maple Leafs.

Shore had 2 objectives and one help in 21 video games for the Leafs this season.

The six-foot-one, 191-pound Denver local was signed by the Leafs in the summertime after investing last season with Magnitogorsk Metallurg of the Kontinental Hockey League.

Previously, Shore played for the Los Angeles Kings, Ottawa Senators and Calgary Flames.

The 27-year-old Shore has 56 points (17 objectives, 39 assists) in 257 career NHL games.

The Jets also revealed defenceman Dmitry Kulikov has been placed on hurt reserve.