ECHL Transactions – Oct. 16

Following are the ECHL transactions for Oct. 16, 2008:

TRYOUT PLAYERS RELEASED (unrestricted free agents)

Bakersfield:
Kyu Hun Kim, F

Las Vegas:
Matt White, G

WAIVER CLAIMS:

Augusta:
Joseph Ori, F claimed from Elmira

Utah:
Mark Lutz, D claimed from Las Vegas

OTHER TRANSACTIONS:

Augusta:
Add Matt Auffrey, F signed contract, 10/14
Add Travis Fuller, F signed contract, 10/14
Add Riku Helenius, G assigned by Tampa Bay (NHL)
Delete R.J. Linder, D placed on the 7-day IR, 10/15

Cincinnati:
Add Joe Grimaldi, D signed contract
Delete Travis Hanson, F placed on the 3-day IR

Elmira:
Delete Gord Burnett, D placed on the 3-day IR, 10/15

Florida:
Add Ryan McGinnis, D assigned by Albany (AHL)
Delete Wes Cunningham, D traded to Elmira

Gwinnett:
Add Brad Schell, F signed contract

Johnstown:
Add Trevor Hendrikx, D assigned by Columbus (NHL), 10/12
Add Ray Macias, D assigned by Colorado (NHL), 10/15
Add Petr Pohl, F assigned by Columbus (NHL), 10/12

Las Vegas:
Add Jimmy Kilpatrick, F signed contract, 10/15
Add Chris Neiszner, F signed contract, 10/15
Delete Bret Tyler, D placed on the 3-day IR, 10/15

Ontario:
Add Itan Chavira, F signed contract, 10/15
Delete Kellen Briggs, G placed on the 30-day IR, 10/15
Delete Ryan Card, D placed on the 7-day IR, 10/15
Delete Itan Chavira, F placed on the 3-day IR, 10/15

Reading:
Add Mac Faulkner, F added to roster, 10/10
Add Scott Langdon, D assigned by Toronto (AHL), 10/14
Add Nick Niedert, G added as emergency backup goaltender

South Carolina:
Delete Viktor Dovgan, D placed on the 7-day IR, 10/15
Delete Jeff Rainville, F placed on the 3-day IR, 10/15

Stockton:
Add Robbie Bina, D assigned by Springfield (AHL)
Add Tim Boron, G signed contract
Add Josef Hrabel, D assigned by Edmonton (NHL)
Add Adam Huxley, F assigned by Springfield (AHL)
Add Ryan MacMurchy, F assigned by Springfield (AHL)
Add Craig Valette, F signed contract
Delete Cody Blanshan, D traded to Elmira, 10/15
Delete Les Reaney, F recalled by Springfield (AHL)

Trenton:
Add Kevin Cormier, F assigned by New Jersey (NHL)

Utah:
Delete Kazuma Takahashi, F placed on the 7-day IR, 10/15

Victoria:
Delete Gary Gladue, D placed on the 30-day IR, 10/15

Wheeling:
Delete Todd Spencer, D placed on the 3-day IR, 10/15