ECHL Announces Protected Lists

PRINCETON, N.J. – The ECHL on Monday announced the Protected Lists as submitted by each of its member teams.

Teams are allowed to protect as many players as they wish provided the players protected meet the guidelines as defined in the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the ECHL and the Professional Hockey Players� Association which state that teams shall retain the rights to each player that:

1. Signed a Standard Players Contract in 2006-07, and has not been traded or released, OR

2. Signed Standard Players Contract in 2006-07, and was recalled to theNational Hockey League, the American Hockey League or an International Ice Hockey Federation team, and has not been traded or released, OR

3. Received a 2006-07 Qualifying Offer for the current season, and DID NOT sign a Standard Players Contract, and has not been traded or released, OR

4. Has been suspended by the team or League, and has not been traded or released, OR

5. Signed Standard Players Contract on or after the first day of the 2006-07 regular season, then subsequently signed an NHL/AHL contract, and has not been traded or released, OR

6. Has executed the ECHL Retirement Form, and has not been traded or released

The ECHL also announced that teams must complete all �Future Consideration� trades by 3 p.m. ET on June 13 and that teams must submit their �Season-Ending Roster� by 3 p.m. ET on June 15.

Season-ending rosters may include up to 20 players and cannot include any players who did not sign an ECHL contract in 2006-07.

The ECHL announced in April that all players for the Toledo Storm and the Long Beach Ice Dogs have been declared unrestricted free agents. Toledo requested and received unanimous approval from the ECHL Board of Governors for a Voluntary Suspension for the 2007-08 Season as the team plans to play in a new arena in Toledo in 2009-10. Long Beach informed the ECHL Board of Governors that the Member does not intend to operate for the 2007-08 Season.

Here are the protected lists:

Alaska Aces
Benson, Hans
Bourne, Justin
Daniels, Kimbi
Filion, Olivier
Gustafson, Derek
Guyer, Gino
Hope, Joey
Iberer, Florian
Luthi, Jake
Metcalf, Peter
Novak, Vladimir
Reichmuth, Isaac
Schmidt, Corbin
Shasby, Matt
Smith, Jeff
Talbot, Joe
Talbot, Julian

Augusta Lynx
Cardarelli, Joe
Erickson, Mike
Goulet, Louis
Johnson, Jamie
Kostadine, Jason
Lang, Ryan
Lundberg, Eric
Marakhovski, Roman
Passmore, Brian
Pereira, Joe
Petz, Ryan
Platt, Jason
Slattengren, Aaron
Tardy, Weston
Watson, Greg

Bakersfield Condors
Balan, Scott
Borders, Scott
Carnegie, Rane
Gillen, Steve
Griffith, Todd
Hodson, Jamie
Hofstrand, Mike
Ianiero, Andrew
Kudelka, David
Langager, Jay
Leslie, Reagan
Liebel, Tyler
Liebenow, Josh
Lutes, Brett
Rodberg, Steve
Scott, Tyler
St. Jacques, Kevin
Truelson, Kevin
Venedam, Sean
Wing, Sheldon

Charlotte Checkers
Bellefeuille, Blake
Cullen, Brandon
Dewaele, Kirk
Gillies, Nathan
Glenn, Ryan
Jamieson, Dusty
Lang, Jeff
Lindsay, Evan
Murphy, Dan
Petruic, Neil
Rycroft, Daymen
Slonina, Steve
Smith, Kenny
Smith, Kenton
Tuomi, Niko
Vinz, Shawn
Vodrazka, Jan

Cincinnati Cyclones
Daoust, Jean-Michel
Deitsch, Jason
Ehgoetz, Barret
Ftorek, Sam
Gallagher, Greg
Grumet-Morris, Dov
Lisabeth, Travis
MacDonald, Matt
Martens, Nick
Martin, Conrad
Rawlyk, Rory
Reynolds, Scott
Rogers, Matt
Starling, Chad
Tomes, Scott
Wilson, Avery
Wirll, Mike

Columbia Inferno
Asselin, Kevin
Battaglia, Anthony
Busniuk, Bryson
Cook, Brendan
Eastman, Derek
Fauci, Ren
Faulkner, Mac
Jarmuth, Mike
McJannet, Steve
Miles, Jeff
Ralph, Brad
Raszka, Taylor
Rodney, Bryan
Sheppard, Scott
Vellinga, Mike

Dayton Bombers
Anderson, Bryce
Berry, Mike
Cullen, Joe
Denike, Terry
Ford, Scott
Herneisen, Matt
Hristovski, Jeff
Isbister, Matt
Kelly, Paul
Labenski, Greg
LeClair, Corey
Maiser, Justin
Reid, Ryan
Tifu, Yannick

Florida Everblades
Baum, Dan
Berg, Reggie
Brindley, Ryan
Czech, Steve
Damon, Derek
Hartlieb, Ernie
Lee, Chris
Lukin, Jarret
McDonald, Brent
Peterson, Brett
Van Buskirk, Ryan

Fresno Falcons
Beaulieu, P.O.
Borrelli, Dave
Curtin, Luke
Day, Riley
Hammond, Brett
Lawson, Lucas
Leisenring, Brady
MacDonald, Ryan
MacRae, Stuart
Macri, Vince
McConnell, Brian
McFeeters, Rob
Morlang, John
Murphy, Cory
O’Dette, Matt
Plourde, J.F.
Prudden, Josh
Self, Mike
State, Jeff
Stirling, Scott
VanBallegooie, Dustin
Walsh, Tommy
Wroblewski, John

Gwinnett Gladiators
Awe, Jon
Jackson, Jim
Sitko, Jon
Milam, Jamie
Stepp, Joel
York, Matt
Mifsud, Scott
Flache, Paul
Kaleniecki, Brandon
Vigilante, Mike
Campbell, Jeff
Bennefield, Blue
Thompson, Chris

Idaho Steelheads
Beagle, Jay
Bruce, Kyle
Burt, Scott
Chabbert, Steve
Daigneau, John
Desmet, Taggart
Flichel, Marty
Forsyth, Blake
Gabinet, Mike
Galbraith, Lance
Hay, Darrell
Helminen, Lars
McConvey, D’Arcy
Nesbitt, Derek
Peters, Colin
Peto, Kyle
Rallo, Greg
Scoran, Kory
Wight, Travis

Johnstown Chiefs
Andress, Doug
Nathe, Bryan
Wallace, Ben
Przepiorka, Eric
Tarabrin, Dmitri
Rowe, Randy
Lehtinen, Rob
Katsuras, Gus
Desrochers, Jean
MacLean, Ian
Jacobsen, Grant
Martens, Andrew

Las Vegas Wranglers
Anderson, Nick
Bonni, Ryan
Crampton, Steve
Czuy, Kelly
Edwardson, Derek
Jozsa, Jason
Krischuk, Jason
Limpright, Shawn
McBain, Mike
McKenna, Mike
Mihaly, Arpad
Mosienko, Tyler
O’Connor, Sean
Peluso, Marco
Power, Aaron
Schoneck, Scott
Tallari, Joe
Thoma, Bryce

Pensacola Ice Pilots
Alves, Jorge
Ayers, Mike
Baraniuk, Jesse
Byfuglien, Derrick
Gajda, Torry
Gauthier, Rene
Geragosian, Adam
Hay, Dwayne
Hecimovic, John
Hill, Ed
Johnson, Erik
Joly, Mario
Knapp, Dan
Korovkin, Nikita
Meloche, Rich
Metcalf, Nate
Mohr, Jarred
Rankin, Rob
Riedel, Dan
Steward, Dallas
Sullivan, Dan
Wrigley, David

Phoenix RoadRunners
Aikins, Justin
Demianiuk, Dusty
Deschamps, Matt
Fitzpatrick, Chanse
Hogg, Kris
Hornby, Greg
Jackson, Todd
Kyrzakos, Jeff
MacMillan, Jeff
Maxwell, Tommy
May, Scott
Paddock, Cam
Pszenyczny, Dave
Rudkowsky, Cody
Smyth, Matt
Yandle, Brian

Reading Royals
Bala, Chris
Becker, Jason
Christiansen, Doug
Christie, Taylor
Collymore, Shawn
Crawford, Scott
Darling, Curtis
Germain, Shawn
Green, Lee
Kasper, Kris
Kemp, T.J.
Kompon, Mike
Kronschnabel, Charlie
Lalonde, Rob
Laux, James
MacMillan, Malcolm
Pietrasiak, Jeff
Pyatt, Jessie
Saurette, Kevin
Smith, Brett
Snowden, John
Vukovic, Nick
Weitzel, Jason
Zappala, Joe

South Carolina Stingrays
Anderson, Josh
Chaput, Chris
Donnelly, John
Fraser, Jamie
Haley, Michael
Kiser, Nate
Konkle, Jarrett
MacLean, Cail
McCaffrey, Cam
McElroy, T.J.
Morin, Travis
Parley, Davis
Reid, Matt
Romfo, Scott
Schwabe, Evan
Szabo, Peter
Wilson, Kyle

Stockton Thunder
Adamek, Mark
Ellsworth, Cam
Geisler, Beau
Hodge, Brendon
Huxley, Adam
Lalonde, Mike
Lee, Brian
Main, Eric
Martz, Nathan
Melanson, Mathieu
Rediker, Frank

Texas Wildcatters
Baker, Kevin
Bayrack, Mike
Beeman, Jason
Braff, Eric
Champagne, Scott
Corbeil, Nicolas
Cote, Brandin
David, J.F.
Hayward, Leon
Lee, Casey
Martin, Derick
McWilliams, Keith
Mullin, Steve
Nicholson, Colin
Paiement, Jonathan
Proulx, Olivier
Rosa, Marco
Sirois, Allan
Slaton, Steve
Sparre, Daniel
Tormey, Peter
Wolfe, Jason
Yeats, Matthew

Trenton Devils
Barr, Chris
Bertoli, Scott
Capraro, Chris
Dommish, Jerramie
Haggett, Les
Henkel, Jim
Johnson, Gregg
Laliberte, John
Manley, Mike
Marcoux, Daryl
Martin, Joel
Ortmeyer, Jake
Pemberton, James
Riddle, Troy
Shaw, Evan
Tremblay, Luis
Westgarth, Brett
Zingoni, Peter

Utah Grizzlies
Burnett, Gordon
Cox, Justin
Deeth, Brian
Fields, Sean
Forbes, Ian
Gray, Ben
Herauf, Brad
Irving, Joel
Jelitto, D.J.
Kinasewich, Ryan
Kraft, Jimmie
Liberg, Tobias
McVicar, Rob
Nelson, Eric
Riddle, Jake
Robson, Blake
Rycroft, Travis
Sanford, James
Sertich, Andy
Stewart, Danny
Thompson, Shawn
Tidball, Brandon
Trick, Chris
Volp, Jon
Zettergren, Mikael

Victoria Salmon Kings
Ballantyne, Paul
Bridges, Bryan
Cole, Phil
Engman, Gustav
Gajic, Milan
Goldie, Wes
Gomez, Robin
Krestanovich, Derek
Krestanovich, Jordan
Lingren, Steve
Lloyd, Darryl
McCutcheon, Warren
Mcleod, Kiel
Stutzel, Mike
Wade, Ryan
Young, Seamus

Wheeling Nailers
Blanshan, Cody
Brooks, Chris
Cameron, Jordan
Chmiel, Bernie
Ciocco, Josh
Collins, Sean
Colwill, Richard
Edinger, Adam
Foster, Jon
Franck, Andy
Guenther, Joe
Hellemeyer, Vin
Mitchell, David
Moren, Ryan
Patrick, Curtiss
Smyth, Jon
Sonnenberg, Eric