ECHL Transactions – Jan. 11

Following are the ECHL transactions for Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2017:


CONTRACTED PLAYERS RELEASED (eligible for waivers/waiver claims):



Nick Grasso, D





Add        Ryan Culkin, D                    assigned from Stockton by Calgary (NHL)

Delete     Ty Loney, F                          loaned to Albany

Delete     Alex Wall, D                         loaned to Utica

Delete     Dan McGuire, G                   released as EBUG



Delete     Greger Hanson, F                 loaned to San Diego



Delete     Jason Kasdorf, G                 recalled to Rochester by Buffalo (NHL)



Add        Eric Scheid, F                        activated from reserve

Delete     Danny New, D                      placed on reserve


Fort Wayne:       

Delete     Shawn Szydlowski, F          loaned to Cleveland



Add        Brandon Pfeil, D                  signed contract, added to active roster

Add        Brandon Alderson, F           returned from loan to Hartford

Delete     Angelo Miceli, F                   placed on reserve

Delete     Spiro Goulakos, D               placed on Injured Reserve (effective 12/22)



Add        Doug Melvin, G                    added as EBUG

Delete     Branden Komm, G              loaned to Bakersfield



Add        Ed Wittchow, D                    assigned by Springfield (AHL)

Delete     Joey Diamond, F                 placed on reserve



Delete     Tommy Vannelli, D            recalled to Chicago by St. Louis (NHL)



Add        Joey Benik, F                        assigned by Bakersfield (AHL)



Add        Wylie Rogers, G                   added as EBUG

Delete     Josh Hooyer, G                    released as EBUG


Quad City:          

Add        John Siemer, F                      signed contract, added to active roster

Add        C.J. Motte, G                        returned from loan to Charlotte

Delete     Tanner Milliron, G               placed on reserve


Rapid City:         

Add        Austin Lotz, G                      assigned by Tucson (AHL)


South Carolina: 

Add        Scott Tanski, F                     activated from reserve

Add        Trevor Gillies, F                    activated from reserve

Delete     Derek DeBlois, F                  placed on reserve

Delete     Rob Flick, F                          placed on reserve

Delete     Trevor Gillies, F                    placed on reserve [1/5]



Add        J.P. LaFontaine, F                added to active roster (traded from Elmira)

Add        Carter Sandlak, F                                activated from reserve

Add        Andrew Gedert, G                added as EBUG

Delete     Dane Walters, F                   placed on reserve



Add        Jamie Phillips, G                   assigned from Manitoba by Winnipeg (NHL)



Add        Tyler Wentworth, G             added as EBUG