ECHL Transactions - Jan. 6

Following are the ECHL transactions for Friday, Jan. 6, 2017:

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

Fort Wayne:       

Frank Schumacher, D



Add        Nick Bligh, F                         added to active roster (traded from South Carolina)

Delete     Phil Lane, F                           placed on reserve


Add        Vladimir Nikiforov, F          activated from reserve

Delete     Lukas Hafner, G                  placed on reserve

Delete     Marc-Olivier Roy, F                       recalled by Utica (AHL)


Add        Josh Brittain, F                     added to active roster (traded from Norfolk)

Delete     Randy Cure, D                     placed on reserve

Delete     Harrison Ruopp, D              placed on Injured Reserve (effective 12/15)


Add        Travis Armstrong, D            signed contract, added to active roster

Add        Stephon Thorne, F               added to active roster (claimed off waivers from Fort Wayne)

Delete     Ian Harris, F                         placed on Injured Reserve (effective 1/1)


Add        Brycen Martin, D                 assigned from Rochester by Buffalo (NHL)

Delete     J.P. LaFontaine, F                placed on reserve


Add        Clark Bishop, F                    assigned from Charlotte by Carolina (NHL)

Add        Akim Aliu, D                         activated from reserve

Delete     Mike Aviani, F                     placed on reserve

Fort Wayne:       

Add        Brett Perlini, F                       added to active roster (traded from Wichita)


Add        Maxime St-Cyr, F                added to active roster (traded from Norfolk)


Add        Dajon Mingo, D                   activated from reserve

Delete     Anthony Camara, F            loaned to St. John’s


Add        Thomas Schemitsch, D      assigned from Springfield by Florida (NHL)


Add        Domenic Alberga, F            activated from Injured Reserve

Add        Zach Pochiro, F                    activated from Injured Reserve

Add        Maxime St-Cyr, F                signed contract

Add        Josh Brittain, F                     signed contract

Delete     Josh Brittain, F                     traded to Allen

Delete     Maxime St-Cyr, F                traded to Greenville

Delete     Adam Phillips, D                  placed on reserve

Delete     John Kurtz, F                        placed on Injured Reserve (effective 12/24)


Add        Alexandre Carrier, F            added to active roster (traded from Utah)

South Carolina: 

Add        Colton Saucerman, D         returned from loan to Hershey


Add        Chris Leone, D                     activated from reserve


Add        Justin Masterman, G           added as EBUG


Add        Kent Patterson, G                                added to active roster (traded from Atlanta)

Add        Milos Bubela, F                    activated from reserve

Delete     Derek Army, F                      loaned to Milwaukee

Delete     Darryl Lloyd, F                     placed on Injured Reserve

Delete     Brent Troyan, G                   released as EBUG


Add        Brandon Carlson, D            activated from reserve

Add        Blake Tatchell, F                 activated from reserve

Add        David Friedmann, F            added to active roster (traded from Fort Wayne)

Add        Zach O’Brien, F                   signed contract, added to active roster

Delete     Zach O’Brien, F                   placed on reserve

Delete     Louick Marcotte, F             placed on reserve