ECHL Transactions – Feb. 27

Following are the ECHL transactions for Feb. 27, 2011:

CONTRACTED PLAYERS RELEASED (eligible for waivers/waiver claims):
Add        John Kivisto, F signed contract, 2/26
Delete     John Kivisto, F traded to Kalamazoo
Add        Mason Cossette, F signed contract, 2/26
Add        Leland Fidler, F signed contract
Add        Devin Guy, F signed contract
Add        Alex Petizian, G returned from Binghamton (AHL)
Delete     Patrick Coulombe, D loaned to Milwaukee (AHL)
Delete     Michael Dubuc, F loaned to Rochester (AHL)
Delete     Brock McBride, F loaned to Milwaukee (AHL)
Delete     Garrett Zemlak, G loaned to Binghamton (AHL)
Add        Alexandre Imbeault, F returned from Connecticut (AHL)
Add        Francis Lemieux, F returned from Connecticut (AHL)
Add        Justin Bowers, F returned from Portland (AHL), 2/26
Add        Chris Clark, D signed contract
Delete     Chris Clackson, F recalled by Rochester (AHL)

Add        John Zdunkiewicz, G added as emergency backup goaltender, 2/26

Delete     Chris Carrozzi, G recalled by Chicago (AHL), 2/26
Add        John Kivisto, F traded from Cincinnati
Delete     Justin Taylor, F recalled by Bridgeport (AHL)
Add        Bobby Jarosz, G returned from Hershey (AHL)
Add        Vladimir Nikiforov, F activated off IR
Delete     Shane Davis, G released as emergency backup goaltender
Delete     Jody Pederson, D loaned to Worcester (AHL), 2/24
Add        John May, F signed contract, 2/26
Add        Jeremy Tucker, F signed contract
Add        Mike Wilson, D signed contract, 2/26
Delete     Simon Danis-Pepin, D recalled by Rockford (AHL), 2/26
Delete     Sal Peralta, F transferred to the 21-day IR
Delete     Randy Rowe, F placed on the 3-day IR
Delete     Zack Torquato, F recalled by Rockford (AHL), 2/26
Add        Billy Higgins, G added as emergency backup goaltender
Add        Jason Weeks, F signed contract
Delete     Peter Delmas, G recalled by Hamilton (AHL)