ECHL Transactions – Dec. 27

Following are the ECHL transactions for Dec. 27, 2008:

CONTRACTED PLAYERS RELEASED (eligible for waivers/waiver claims)

Bakersfield:
Nick Pernula, F

Gwinnett:
Ryan Van Buskirk, D

Mississippi:
Travis Lisabeth, F

OTHER TRANSACTIONS:

Alaska:
Add Corbin Schmidt, D activated off IR
Add Marek Schwarz, G assigned by Peoria (AHL)

Charlotte:
Add Mike Bayrack, F activated off IR
Delete Mike Taylor, F placed on the 3-day IR

Dayton:
Add Ben Geelan, F traded from Elmira
Delete Jim Henkemeyer, D placed on the 3-day IR

Elmira:
Add Ben Geelan, F suspension lifted
Delete Ben Geelan, F traded to Dayton

Las Vegas:
Add Peter Ferraro, F activated off IR, 12/26
Add Kevin Lalande, G assigned by Quad City (AHL), 12/26
Add Chris St. Croix, D activated off IR, 12/26
Delete Dan Ryder, F suspended by team, 12/26

Mississippi:
Add Brent Henley, D assigned by Norfolk (AHL)
Add Scott Jackson, D assigned by Norfolk (AHL)
Add Chris Lawrence, F assigned by Norfolk (AHL)
Delete Chase Trull, F loaned to Portland (AHL)

Reading:
Delete Brett Thurston, D suspended by team, 12/26

Stockton:
Delete Ryan MacMurchy, F transferred to the 30-day IR
Delete Mike Salekin, D placed on the 3-day IR
Delete Brandon Scero, F traded to Cincinnati

Utah:
Add Will Bodine, D activated off IR
Add Matt Craig, F activated off IR
Add T.R. Kirkman, G added as emergency backup goaltender, 12/26
Add Jay Stevens, G added as emergency backup goaltender
Delete Matt Craig, F traded to Wheeling
Delete T.R. Kirkman, G released as emergency backup goaltender
Delete Tom May, F placed on the 3-day IR

Wheeling:
Delete Reid Cashman, D recalled by Wilkes-Barre/Scranton (AHL)