Lightning Reassigns Elliott, Henrich To Johnstown
Andress Returns To Chiefs From Springfield

JOHNSTOWN, Pa. – The Johnstown Chiefs announced that the Tampa Bay Lightning of the National Hockey League have reassigned left wing Adam Henrich and forward Brandon Elliott from the Springfield Falcons of the American Hockey League to Johnstown.

The Chiefs also announced that defenseman Doug Andress has been returned to Johnstown from Springfield.

Johnstown is the ECHL affiliate of Tampa Bay of the NHL and Springfield of the AHL.

Selected in the second round (60th overall) by Tampa Bay in the 2002 NHL Entry Draft and under NHL contract to the Lightning, the 6-foot-4 and 238-pound Henrich has 34 points (15g-19a) and 119 penalty minutes in 32 games with Johnstown and four points (2g-2a) and 17 penalty minutes in 13 games with Springfield.

Selected in the fifth round (158th overall) by Tampa Bay in the 2004 NHL Entry Draft and under NHL contract to the Lightning, the 6-foot-4 and 225-pound Elliott has 14 points (10g-4a) and 99 penalty minutes in 38 games with Johnstown and one assist and 27 penalty minutes in 10 games with Springfield.

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