The Seattle Sounders waived forward Kenny Cooper in a move that has quickly become a hot topic around the league and in Seattle. Here’s the latest from the Twitterverse.
Here’s the official release from the Sounders-
The Seattle Times’ Matt Pentz passes along the fact that Cooper will pass through the league’s waiver list.
The Sounders had bought out Cooper’s contract.
Per the good people at Sounder at Heart, Cooper was once rumored to be headed to Montreal via trade.
SB Nation’s Jeremiah Oshan, the Montreal Impact never offered anything for Cooper in a trade.
ESPN’s Taylor Twellman says Cooper was a cap casualty.
Sounders Rumors looks at the financial savings for the Sounders after the move.
And finally, NBC Sports Soccer looks at Cooper’s options after leaving Seattle.