ECHL Transactions – Oct. 15

Following are the ECHL transactions for Oct. 15, 2008:

CONTRACTED PLAYERS RELEASED (eligible for waivers/waiver claims)

Alaska:
David Jarram, F
Merit Waldrop, F

Augusta:
A.J. Bucchino, G
Mike Field, F
Pier-Olivier Pelletier, G

Dayton:
Zach Pearson, F
Matt Rogers, F

Elmira:
Joseph Ori, F
Ryan Penney, F
Topher Scott, F
Chris Tutalo, F

Fresno:
Ryan Nie, G

Johnstown:
Joel Gasper, F
Clinton Pettapiece, F

Las Vegas:
Mark Lutz, D

Ontario:
Eric Thomassian, F

Phoenix:
Paulo Colaiacovo, G
Ryan Daniels, G
Bryan Nathe, D

Reading:
Michael Cohen, F
Dave Pszenyczny, D

Victoria:
Rob Jarvis, D

Wheeling:
Sean Berkstresser, F
Jonathan Ornelas, F
Ryan Scott, G

TRYOUT PLAYERS RELEASED (unrestricted free agents)

Charlotte:
James Jernberg, D

Florida:
Nate Hagemo, D

Gwinnett:
Jake Anderson, F
Mike Coomer, F

Johnstown:
Brett Beauchamp, D
Josh Piro, F

Las Vegas:
Bryan Bridges, G

Ontario:
Mike Thomson F

Reading:
Phil Gianfrancesco, F
Nick Niedert, G

Victoria:
Devon Lang, F

OTHER TRANSACTIONS:

Alaska:
Delete Scott Burt, F placed on the 3-day IR
Delete Bo Cheesman, F placed on the 30-day IR

Augusta:
Delete Art Femenella, D placed on the 3-day IR
Add Joel Martin, G signed contract 10/14
Add Michael Mullen, F signed contract 10/14
Add Chase Watson, F signed contract 10/14
Add Brock Wilson, D traded from Johnstown 10/14

Bakersfield:
Add Joey Perricone, G signed contract
Delete Matt Pope, F placed on the 3-day IR

Charlotte:
Delete Matthew Ford, F placed on the 3-day IR
Delete Marty Guerin, F placed on the 30-day IR
Delete Dan McGoff, D placed on the 7-day IR
Delete David Skokan, F recalled by Hartford (AHL)

Cincinnati:
Add Paul Lynch, D signed contract
Delete Scott Reynolds, F suspended by team

Florida:
Add Jonathan Paiement, D assigned by Albany (AHL)

Fresno:
Delete Jamie Coghlan D placed on the 3-day IR
Add Matt Stefanishion, F signed contract

Idaho:
Delete Curtis Billsten, F placed on the 3-day IRs
Delete Mark Bomersback, F loaned to Providence (AHL) 10/2
Delete John Lammers, F recalled by Houston (AHL) 10/2
Delete Alexander Naurov, F recalled by Dallas (NHL)
Add Derek Paget, F signed contract

Johnstown:
Delete Brian Deeth, D placed on the 30-day IR
Delete Bryan McGregor, F placed on the 3-day IR
Delete Joey Olson, F placed on the 7-day IR
Delete Mike Sgroi, placed on the 30-day IR

Las Vegas:
Add Chris Neiszner, F signed contract

Mississippi:
Delete Anthony Battaglia, F placed on the 7-day IR
Delete Andy Contois, F suspended by team
Add Jeremy Duchesne, G assigned by Philadelphia (NHL)
Delete Mike Hartwick, D suspended by team
Delete Travis Lisabeth, F place on the 3-day IR
Delete Ryan Menei, F suspended by team
Add Chris Zarb, D assigned by Philadelphia (AHL)

Ontario:
Add Geoff Walker, F added to training camp rosterPhoenix:
Add Gerald Coleman, G signed contract
Add Rick Cleaver, F signed contract
Delete Rick Cleaver, F placed on the 7-day IR
Delete Dan DaSilva, F loaned to Worcester (AHL) 10/14
Add Matt Fornataro, F assigned by Worcester (AHL) 10/14
Add Craig Kowalski, G traded from Gwinnett 10/14
Delete James McEwan, F placed on the 3-day IR
Delete Stephen Peat, F suspended by team
Add Ashton Rome, F assigned by San Jose (NHL) 10/14
Add Colin Sinclair, F signed contract
Delete Chris Stevens, F placed on the 30-day IR

Reading:
Add Matt Curley, D signed contract
Delete Rob LaLonde, D placed on the 7-day IR
Delete Mark O’Leary, F placed on the 3-day IR
Delete Michael Ouzas, G recalled by Toronto (AHL)

Stockton:
Delete Mark Adamek, D place on the 3-day IR
Delete Marc-Andre Bernier, F placed on the 30-day IR

Trenton:
Add Jay Bletzer, D signed contract
Delete Matt Torti, D placed on the 3-day IR
Delete Tony Zancanaro, F placed on the 7-day IR

Utah:
Add Shea Hamilton, F signed contract
Delete Greg McCauley, F placed on the 30-day IR

Victoria:
Delete Jordie Benn, D placed on the 3-day IR