ECHL Transactions – Dec. 12

Following are the ECHL transactions for Monday, Dec. 12, 2011:

CONTRACTED PLAYERS RELEASED (eligible for waivers/waiver claims):

Elmira:
Nick Niedert, G

Reading:
Chase Watson, F

WAIVER CLAIMS:

Reading:
Andrew Favot, F from Utah

OTHER TRANSACTIONS:

Alaska:
Delete Russ Sinkewich, D loaned to Abbotsford (AHL)

Bakersfield:
Add Joe Loprieno, D activated off IR, 12/11
Delete
Scott Freeman, F placed on the 3-day IR, 12/11

Chicago:
Add Brett Motherwell, D activated off IR, 12/10
Delete
Evan Stephens, D placed on the 3-day IR

Cincinnati:
Add Daniel Koger, F returned from St. John’s (AHL)
Delete
Dan Eves, F placed on the 3-day IR
Delete
Jeff Foss, D transferred to the 21-day IR

Elmira:
Add John Kurtz, F assigned by Syracuse (AHL)
Add
Timo Pielmeier, G assigned from Syracuse (AHL) by Anaheim (NHL)

Florida:
Delete Alex Hutchings, F transferred to the 21-day IR

Idaho:
Add Thomas Speer, G signed contract, 12/9
Delete
Thomas Speer, G released as emergency backup goaltender, 12/9

Ontario:
Delete Tristan King, F placed on the 21-day IR, 12/10
Delete
J.D. Watt, F recalled by Manchester (AHL)

Reading:
Add Todd Griffith, F signed contract, 12/11
Add
Chase Watson, F signed contract, 12/11
Delete
Casey Haines, F transferred to the 7-day IR
Delete
John Scrymgeour, F placed on the 3-day IR, 12/11

Wheeling:
Delete Peter Merth, D loaned to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton (AHL)