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Submitted by pete on October 22, 2006 - 15:35
[url=http://www.echl.com/cgi-bin/mpublic.cgi?action=show_news&cat=1&id=8952]ECHL.com finally has a press release up[/url] confirming the Falcons have sent RW/C Andre Deveaux to Johnstown of the ECHL. Deveaux already has a goal in this afternoon's Chiefs game in Trenton. Also, [url=jay-rosehill]Jay Rosehill[/url] is in the lineup this afternoon for the Springfield Falcons, so he has presumably been recalled to the AHL after playing in Johnstown's opener last night. [b]Update:[/b] The full ECHL transactions for Johnstown today [url=http://www.echl.com/cgi-bin/mpublic.cgi?action=show_news&cat=1&id=8950]were as follows[/url]: Andre Deveaux, F assigned by Springfield (AHL) John Toffey, F activated off IR Adam Henrich, F placed on the 3-day IR Jay Rosehill, D recalled to Springfield (AHL)
Submitted by pete on October 22, 2006 - 13:43
[url=vasily-koshechkin]Vasily Koshechkin's[/url] record dropped to 6-3-2 today as Togliatti was pummelled 7-0 by Cherepovets. Alexei Glukhov had 2 assists for Severstal. Anton But was scoreless as SKA fell to Ufa 4-2. Albert Vishnyakov had a goal in Dynamo's 4-2 win over Amur. The talley was Vishnyakov's 6th goal of the year and 9th point in 13 games this year. [url=denis-kazionov]Denis Kazionov[/url] was scoreless in Tver's 4-2 win over the Soviet Wings. [url=alexander-polushin]Alex Polushin[/url] remains on IR for Khimik who fell 4-2 to Omsk.
Submitted by pete on October 21, 2006 - 19:51
[url=marek-bartanus]Marek Bartanus[/url] had an assist in Owen Sound's 6-3 loss to Saginaw. [url=dane-crowley]Dane Crowley[/url] remains out for Swift Current. [url=vladimir-mihalik]Vladimir Mihalik's[/url] Prince George plays later against Tri-City, but Mihalik is still nursing his shoulder injury.
Submitted by pete on October 21, 2006 - 19:36
Offense clicking and back to .500. Time to unleash some revenge on the Canes. TB-6 WSH-4 Marc Denis stopped 29 of 33 for the win. Nikita Alexeev, of all people, had a pair of goals while Brad Richards and Martin St. Louis had a goal and an assist each. Vincent Lecavalier and Andreas Karlsson also had goals while Pratt, Tarnasky, Taylor, Afanasenkov and Boyle all had individual helpers. For [url=nick-tarnasky]Nick Tarnasky[/url], it was his first point of the season. Game sheet from [url=http://www.nhl.com/scores/htmlreports/20062007/GS020110.HTM]NHL.com[/url]. Doug Janik blocked one shot in 8:44. Eric Perrin was -1 with 1 block in 12:36. Tarnasky was +1 in 3:39 with 4 penalty minutes. It cannot be underestimated how important it was for Brad Richards to finally score a goal or what a great omen it is for "the big three" to all get goals tonight. The Lightning should be going into these upcoming games against Carolina confident and ready to prove they've got a legitimate contender for the division title this year.
Submitted by pete on October 21, 2006 - 19:31
Steve Stirling's got to coach up these young men to win some of these one goal games. BIN-4 SPR-3 Sean Burke stopped 30 of 34 in the loss. Eric Healey had a goal and an assist for Falcons and [url=blair-jones]Blair Jones[/url] and [url=norm-milley]Norm Milley[/url] each had a pair of assists. Zdenek Blatny and Andy Delmore had Springfield's other goals while [url=justin-keller]Justin Keller[/url] had an individual helper. Game sheet from [url=http://stats.theahl.com/stats/game-summary.php?game_id=1002299]TheAHL.com[/url].