Couple of midweek notes

Sean Backman sticks with the Kings’ farm club, now in Ontario, on an AHL deal again. Mike Pereira to Reading.

Justin Johnson reportedly to the Toronto Marlies. (Thanks, Ray)

The Amerks have a new coach, or as Kevin Oklobzija says, an old coach: Randy Cunneyworth.

TEAM Old New
SD-a Jarrod Skalde (4/21)  Dallas Eakins (6/26) 
CHA Jeff Daniels (4/30) Mark Morris (7/3) 
ROC Chadd Cassidy (5/1) Randy Cunneyworth (7/28) 
SPR-p  Ray Edwards (5/17) Ron Rolston (6/18) 
TOR Gord Dineen  (5/19) Sheldon Keefe (6/8) 
WBS John Hynes (NJ, 6/2)  Mike Sullivan (6/18) 
GR Jeff Blashill (DET, 6/9)  Todd Nelson (6/19) 
LV Terry Murray (BUF ass’t, 6/18)  Scott Gordon (7/13) 

a-Former Norfolk Admirals, new San Diego Gulls. p-Former Portland Pirates; AZ affiliation moves to Springfield. To keep this manageable, other affiliation-swap coaches are assumed to move with the affiliation until we hear otherwise.

Michael Fornabaio