Columbia Players Declared Unrestricted Free Agents

PRINCETON, N.J. – The ECHL announced that, as outlined in the Collective Bargaining Agreement with the Professional Hockey Players’ Association and with the exception of three players from the future considerations portion of a Mar. 5 trade with Wheeling, all Columbia Inferno players are deemed unrestricted free agents, effectively immediately.

The Inferno requested and received approval from the ECHL Board of Governors for a Voluntary Suspension for the 2008-09 Season as the Member continues to work diligently toward a new facility in Lexington County, S.C.