ECHL Transactions – Mar. 8

Following are the ECHL transactions for Mar. 8, 2009:

CONTRACTED PLAYERS RELEASED (eligible for waivers/waiver claims)

Elmira:
Mike Maier, F

UNRESTRICTED FREE AGENTS:

Scott Estey, F

OTHER TRANSACTIONS:

Bakersfield:
Add Sean Schroeder, G added as emergency backup goaltender, 3/7
Delete Jay Langager, D placed on the 3-day IR, 3/7
Delete Manny Martinez, G released as emergency backup goaltender, 3/7
Delete Matt Pope, F loaned to Binghamton (AHL)
Delete Sean Schroeder, G released as emergency backup goaltender

Charlotte:
Add Michael Busto, D returned from bereavement leave

Cincinnati:
Delete Ben Gordon, F traded to Reading
Delete Ben McLeod, F traded to Reading
Delete Tom Sawatske, D trade to Reading

Elmira:
Add Derek Couture, F assigned by Binghamton (AHL)
Add Chaz Johnson, F assigned by Binghamton (AHL)
Add Paul McIlveen, F returned from Binghamton (AHL)
Add Mitch O’Keefe, G assigned by Binghamton (AHL)
Delete Moises Gutierrez, F transferred to the 7-day IR
Delete Mike Sgroi, F placed on the 3-day IR

Florida:
Add Luke Beaverson, D activated off IR, 3/7
Delete Milan Gajic, F placed on the 3-day IR, 3/7

Gwinnett:
Delete Chad Denny, D recalled by Chicago (AHL)
Delete Tomas Pospisil, F recalled by Chicago (AHL)

Johnstown:
Add Jarrett Konkle, F returned from Binghamton (AHL)
Add Jason Spence, F activated off IR
Delete Greg Gallagher, D placed on the 3-day IR
Delete David Schulz, F transferred to the 7-day IR

Ontario:
Delete Chris Curran, F placed on the 3-day IR, 3/7
Delete Todd Jackson, F transferred to the 7-day IR

Reading:
Add Mike Curry, F traded from South Carolina, 3/7
Delete Mac Faulkner, F traded to Cincinnati
Delete Gerard Miller, D traded to Cincinnati

South Carolina:
Add Bobby Goepfert, G suspension lifted
Add Nikita Kashirsky, F signed amateur tryout agreement, 3/7
Delete Mike Curry, F traded to Reading, 3/7
Delete Brad Farynuk, D loaned to Quad City (AHL), 3/7
Delete Bobby Goepfert, G suspended by team

Wheeling:
Delete Luca Caputi, F recalled by Wilkes-Barre/Scranton (AHL)
Delete Jon D’Aversa, D recalled by Wilkes-Barre/Scranton (AHL)
Delete Billy Higgins, G released as emergency backup goaltender