ECHL Transactions – March 9

Following are the ECHL transactions for Friday, March 9, 2012:

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

Idaho:
Sean Perkins, D

Reading:
Dennis McCauley, F

OTHER TRANSACTIONS:

Alaska:
Add Ryan Cruthers, F traded from Reading

Bakersfield:
Add Jesse Gimblett, F activated off IR

Chicago:
Add Brody Cavanaugh, G added as emergency backup goaltender
Add
Matt Gingera, F signed amateur tryout agreement
Add
Danick Paquette, F assigned by Washington (NHL)
Delete
Allen York, G recalled by Columbus (NHL)

Cincinnati:
Add Matt Carter, F signed contract
Delete
Chris Clark, D suspended by team

Elmira:
Add Louie Caporusso, F activated off IR

Idaho:
Delete Kory Scoran, D placed on the 7-day IR

Las Vegas:
Add Geoff Paukovich, F activated off IR

Ontario:
Add Tommy Lange, F traded from Idaho
Delete
Jay Stevens, G released as emergency backup goaltender, 3/8
Delete
J.D. Watt, F recalled by Manchester (AHL)

Reading:
Add Olivier Labelle, F returned from Providence (AHL)

South Carolina:
Add Billy Ryan, F activated off IR

Stockton:
Add Oliver Freij, G added as emergency backup goaltender
Add
Rob Kwiet, D traded from Reading
Delete
Chris D’Alvise, F recalled by Springfield (AHL)

Toledo:
Delete David Gilbert, F recalled to Rockford (AHL) by Chicago (NHL)

Trenton:
Add Drew Akins, F traded from Chicago
Add
Jeff Buvinow, D signed contract
Add
Derrick Pallis, D signed contract
Delete
Tyler Hostetter, D recalled to Adirondack (AHL) by Philadelphia (NHL)

Utah:
Add Evan Stephens, D traded from Chicago

Wheeling:
Add Nick Niedert, G signed contract
Add
Louke Oakley, F signed contract
Delete
Nick Niedert, G released as emergency backup goaltender