ECHL Transactions – Oct. 17

Following are the ECHL transactions for Oct. 17, 2008:

CONTRACTED PLAYERS RELEASED (eligible for waivers/waiver claims)

Augusta:
Joseph Ori, F

OTHER TRANSACTIONS:

Alaska:
Add Jeff Barney, G added as emergency backup goaltender
Add Mike Gauthier, D traded from Elmira
Delete Mike Curry, F placed on the 7-day IR, 10/16
Delete Chris Holt, G recalled by Peoria (AHL)

Charlotte:
Add Mike Taylor, F assigned by Hartford (AHL)

Florida:
Add Anton Khudobin, G assigned by Minnesota (NHL)
Add Danick Bouchard, F added to roster
Add Brad Herauf, F added to roster
Add Mark Lee, F added to roster
Add Colin Nicholson, F added to roster
Add Kyle Peto, D added to roster
Add Mathieu Roy, F added to roster
Add Brad Zanon, D added to roster
Delete Jeff Dunne, D placed on the 30-day IR, 10/15
Delete Andrew Fournier, F placed on the 3-day IR
Delete David Shantz, G recalled by Florida (NHL), 10/16
Delete Craig Switzer, D loaned to Quad City (AHL)
Delete Dan Travis, F placed on the 7-day IR, 10/15

Fresno:
Delete Pierre-Olivier Beaulieu, D suspended by team, 10/15
Delete Louis-Philippe Lachance, D suspended by team, 10/15
Delete Brady Leisenring, F suspended by team, 10/15
Delete Stuart MacRae, F suspended by team, 10/15
Delete Matt Quinn, F suspended by team, 10/15

Gwinnett:
Add Bryan Esner, F traded from Phoenix
Delete Ben Geelan, F placed on the 3-day IR

Las Vegas:
Add Matt Beaudoin, F returned by Milwaukee (AHL)
Add Bryan Bridges, G added as emergency backup goaltender, 10/16
Add Shawn Limpright, F signed contract, 10/16
Delete Matt Beaudoin, F placed on the 7-day IR

Reading:
Add James Reimer, G assigned by Toronto (NHL)
Delete Matt Curley, D placed on the 7-day IR
Delete Rob LaLonde, D transferred to the 30-day IR
Delete Nick Niedert, G released as emergency backup goaltender

Wheeling:
Add David Brown, G assigned by Pittsburgh (NHL)
Add Nick Johnson, F assigned by Pittsburgh (NHL)
Delete Kelly Miller, F placed on the 7-day IR