ECHL Transactions – Feb. 29

Following are the ECHL transactions for Friday, Feb. 29, 2008:

CONTRACTED PLAYERS RELEASED (eligible for waivers/waiver claims)

Reading:
Larry Courville, F

Victoria:
Chris Shaw, D

OTHER TRANSACTIONS:

Bakersfield:
Add Ryan Gibbons, F traded from Charlotte

Charlotte:
Delete Justin Maiser, F suspended by team, 2/28

Cincinnati:
Add Ryan Russell, F assigned by Montreal (NHL)

Dayton:
Add Yannick Tifu, F returned from Rochester (AHL)

Elmira:
Add Tanner Fogarty, F signed contact
Delete Tomas Kudelka, D recalled to Binghamton (AHL)

Florida:
Add Derek Damon, F activated off IR

Gwinnett:
Add Dan Turple, G assigned by Grand Rapids (AHL)
Add Jim Jackson, D returned from Manitoba (AHL)

Johnstown:
Add Kenny Roche, F assigned by Lake Erie (AHL)
Add Nathan Saunders, D assigned by Providence (AHL)
Add Brandon Straub, D assigned by Lake Erie (AHL)
Add Chris Cuppett, G emergency backup goaltender
Delete Andrew Penner, G placed on the 7-day IR, 2/27
Delete B.J. Crum, D traded to Augusta
Delete Justin Coutu, D placed on the 3-day IR, 2/28

Mississippi:
Add Stanislav Lascek, F activated off IR

Phoenix:
Add Taylor Dakers, G assigned by San Jose (NHL)

Trenton:
Add Jay Pemberton, D returned from Lowell (AHL)

Utah:
Add Jeff Dwyer, D assigned by Bridgeport (AHL)
Delete Michael Mole, G recalled to Bridgeport (AHL)

Wheeling:
Add Kyle Rank, F assigned by Wilkes-Barre/Scranton (AHL)
Add Jeremy Swanson, D activated off IR
Add Peter Vetri, G emergency backup goaltender