Monthly Archive for February, 2008

: February, 2008

A win? In Wilkes-Barre?

Trevor Smith gives his seal of approval to the light-up nets that Wilkes-Barre uses. He didn’t see the puck go in when he scored, but he saw the posts light up. At least, until Sean Bentivoglio almost

Time to Fret

Kimber noted it earlier, and it’s apparently still the case that Colton Fretter’s gear hasn’t arrived in town. If he’s not in, that’s why…

Deadlines tracker

I actually thought this would be a busier deadline for Bridgeport/NYI, either in departed prospects or in dumped UFAs. The middle ground — somewhat quiet — isn’t bad. Nothing like two years ago,

Deadline 2

The Sound Tigers haven’t done this before: Colton Fretter is the first player the Sound Tigers have ever acquired after the NHL deadline and then placed on their Clear Day list. (Stephen Wood last


No further moves, so here’s what it should look like, pending league approval: FORWARDS (13) — Sean Bentivoglio, Kip Brennan, Jeremy Colliton, Blake Comeau, Colton Fretter, Tim Jackman, Matt Keith,

New player: Colton Fretter

Had just left Shelton when word came down that forward Colton Fretter is coming from the Wolves. Update: It’s an AHL trade, because he’s on an AHL deal; “future considerations” go the other way, which

Quiet middle day

No sooner do I type that header than we get the first loan deal of the day: Nolan Baumgartner back to Manitoba. The Tigers are quiet so far. Robert Nilsson and Petteri Nokelainen were among those

Ain’t that a shame*

Ain't that a shame*

Jeff Hamilton, waived a while ago, got assigned to Albany this afternoon. A late deal: Tampa sent Jay Leach to Anaheim for Brandon Segal. Just like Keith-Bootland: The Ads were in Portland, so they


Just heard that Brian Boucher has left the Phantoms and signed with San Jose. That’ll ding the Phantoms…