Quantcast
skip navigation

2002 Transactions

12/24/2002
ALBANY ATTACK: Signed Forwards Josh Coffman, Defensemen Brock Boyle, Chris Parkin, Chris White, Brock Robertson, and Goaltender Jake Henhawk. 
 
BUFFALO BANDITS: Signed Forwards Kelly Sullivan and Peter Tavares, Defensemen Craig Gelsvik, and Goaltender Corey Quinn. Assigned Francis Dostie, Mike Hominuck, and Tyler Harris to the practice squad. 
 
CALGARY ROUGHNECKS: Signed Forwards Craig Stevenson and Rob Kirkby, and Jayme Bryde. Placed Scott Forbes on injured reserve. 
 
COLORADO MAMMOTH: Signed Forwards Eric Seremet and Roy Graham and Defenseman Jamie Hanford. Assigned Geoff Beiging and Mike Napolilli to the practice squad. 
 
COLUMBUS LANDSHARKS: Placed Goaltender Ken Montour on their hold out list. Assigned Kevin Dean and Zach Gagel to the practice squad. 
 
NEW JERSEY STORM: Signed Forwards Hanley Holcomb and Marc Morley, Defensemen Dan Chemotti, Shawn Nadelen, Paul Talmo, and Cory Leigh, and Goaltender Ginny Capicchioni and Mike McGovern. Released Bill LeFeuvre. 
 
OTTAWA REBEL: Signed Forward Lindsay Plunkett. Released Forward Andrew Hartholt. Assigned Defenseman Patrick Russell and Goaltender Derek Collins to the practice squad. 
 
TORONTO ROCK: Placed Forward Ken Millin on injured reserve. Activated Tom Montour from the practice squad. Signed Forwards Steve Toll, John Lowe, Blaine Manning, Patrick Merrill, Todd Richard, Kevin Finneran, Colin Doyle, Brian Croswell, and Wayne Burke, Defensemen Pat Jones, Scott Stapleford, Matt Skinner, Carter Livingstone, Dan Ladouceur, and Darryl Gibson, and Goaltender Anthony Cosmo, and Alexander Chapman. 
 
PHILADELPHIA WINGS: Signed Forwards Brian Tower, Matt Striebel, Keith Cromwell, and Jeff Ratcliffe, Defensemen Paul Cantabene, Andrew Martin, Andrew Guindon, Joshua Ruhle, Drew Candy, Thomas Slate, and Tom Ryan, and Goaltender Nicholas Schroeder. Assigned Jon Torpey and Eric Wedin to the practice squad. 
 
ROCHESTER KNIGHTHAWKS: Signed Defensemen Steve Jennings and Tim Burke. Signed forward William Serino. Assigned goaltender Ryan Avery and forward Daniel Bowman to the practice squad. 
 
VANCOUVER RAVENS: Assigned: Forward Rob Colville to the practice squad. 
 
12/20/2002
BUFFALO BANDITS: Released Defenseman Matt Alexander. 
 
COLORADO MAMMOTH: Signed Forward Geoff Beiging. 
 
COLUMBUS LANDSHARKS: Signed Zach Gagel. 
 
NEW YORK SAINTS: Traded forward Rob Kirkby and their first round selection in the 2003 Entry Draft to the Calgary Roughnecks for forward Ben Prepchuk and defenseman J.D. Smithson. 
 
OTTAWA REBEL: Signed Goaltender Derek Collins. 
 
PHILADELPHIA WINGS: Signed defensemen Eric Wedin and Jon Torpey. 
 
ROCHESTER KNIGHTHAWKS: Signed goaltender Ryan Avery and forward Daniel Bowman. 
 
TORONTO ROCK: Signed John McLellan, Craig Seibel, and Thomas Montour. 
 
VANCOUVER RAVENS: Signed Forward Rob Colville. 
 
12/16/2002
ALBANY ATTACK: Released forwards Jamie Dowdall and Greg Tregunno. Released goaltender Josh McNaughton. 
 
BUFFALO BANDITS: Signed forward Jonas Derks. 
 
CALGARY ROUGHNECKS: Signed defenseman Brad MacArthur. 
 
COLORADO MAMMOTH: Signed forward Matt Ogelsby. Released forwards Mark Brennan, Matt Cutia, Scott Joyner, Greg McCavera, Rob Shek and Tom Tamborino. Released defensemen Brendan Bellotte and Dave Daniecki. 
 
COLUMBUS LANDSHARKS: Traded goaltender Curtis Palidwor to the Calgary Roughnecks for Calgary's first round selection in the 2003 Entry Draft and defenseman Jeff Frazer. 
 
NEW JERSEY STORM: Signed defensemen Michael Laurano, Blake Miller and Doug Noganosh. 
 
PHILADELPHIA WINGS: Signed forwards Tony Henderson, Randy Kleinmann, Ryan Traynor and Andrew Wasik. Signed defensemen Bryan Barrett, Richard Brzeski, Zach Burke, Keevin Galbraith, Peter Jacobs and Jeff Spano. Released forwards Rob Cosica, Mike Lamonica, and Greg Patchuk. Released defenseman Paul Chamoun. 
 
ROCHESTER KNIGHTHAWKS: Released forward Cory Graziano. 
 
TORONTO ROCK: Traded defenseman Drew Candy to the Philadelphia Wings for forward Kevin Finneran. Released defensman J.J. Dickie and forward Bill Taylor. 
 
12/11/2002
ALBANY ATTACK: Released forward Mike Mastriani and defenseman Patrick Magee. 
 
NEW JERSEY STORM: Signed forward Scott Stewart. 
 
VANCOUVER RAVENS: Placed forward Paul Sallie and defenseman Curtis Hodgson on injured reserve. 
 
12/06/2002
ALBANY ATTACK: Signed forward Josh Sanderson. Released forward Shawn Summerfield. 
 
BUFFALO BANDITS: Signed forwards Jason Crosbie and Kerry Susheski. Signed defenseman Billy Dee Smith. 
 
COLORADO MAMMOTH: Signed forward Matt Shearer. Released forwards Brian Buchanon and Bill Edell. Released defenseman Billy St. George. 
 
OTTAWA REBEL: Signed forwards Kevin Dostie, Matt Giles, Kevin Howard, Dan Marohl and Ryan Painter. Signed defensemen Brennan Day, Steve Fannell, Kevin Lunnie, Eric Pacey, Scott Self and John Veltman. Signed goaltender Andrew Leyshon. Released forward Steve Hewack. 
 
VANCOUVER RAVENS: Signed forwards Luke Ansley, Rob Colville, Matt Dwane, Jeff Hanson, Kevin Hanson, Ryan O'Connor and Chad Whittman. Signed defenseman Aaron Smith. 
 
11/26/2002
ALBANY ATTACK: Signed defenseman Mark Cochrane. Signed forward Jamie Grimoldby. 
 
BUFFALO BANDITS: Traded forward Brad Dairon to the Calgary Roughnecks for forward Chris Panos. 
 
OTTAWA REBEL: Released forward Mike Daley.
 
11/25/2002
ALBANY ATTACK: Signed forwards Brian Beisel, Bryan Kazarian, Gary Rosyski, Ryan Sanderson, Shaydon Santos and Daniel Teat. Signed defensemen Scott MacDonnell, Jim Moss, Phil Sanderson and Cam Woods. Signed goaltenders Rob Blasdell and Brandon Miller. Moved defensemen Brock Robertson and Chris White to their active roster. 
 
ROCHESTER KNIGHTHAWKS: Signed forwards Marshall Abrams and Derek Malawsky. Signed goaltender Pat Campbell. 
 
11/22/2002
BUFFALO BANDITS: Signed defenseman Ray Guze. Released defensemen Dan Bowman and Craig Sleeman. Released forward Vincent Crawford. 
 
CALGARY ROUGHNECKS: Signed forwards Tracey Kelusky and Kaleb Toth. 
 
COLORADO MAMMOTH: Traded forward Bobby Horsey and defenseman Chris Standish to the New Jersey Storm for defenseman Jamie Hanford. 
 
NEW JERSEY STORM: Signed forwards Bryan Bendig, Cam Bomberry, Derek Graham and Dallas Squire. Signed goaltenders Derek General and Matt Roik. 
 
VANCOUVER RAVENS: Signed forward Chris Gill. Signed goaltender Dwight Maetche. 
 
11/13/2002
BUFFALO BANDITS: Signed forward Amie Caines. 
 
NEW JERSEY STORM: Signed forwards Mike Benedict and Brian LaMastro. Signed defenseman Dan Leidl. 
 
OTTAWA REBEL: Signed forwards Jason Clark, Steve Evans, Marc Landriault and Brandon Sanderson. Signed defensemen Kyle Laverty, Jamie Roy, D.J. Serr and Shawn Zettel. 
 
ROCHESTER KNIGHTHAWKS: Signed forward Shawn Wilkins. Signed defenseman Steve Penny, Chris Schiller and Casey Zaph. 
 
VANCOUVER RAVENS: Signed forwards Kevin Brunsch, Chris Prat and Darren Reisig. Signed defensemen Grant Hamilton, Bruce Murray and Scott Whitley. 
 
11/11/2002
ALBANY ATTACK: Traded defenseman Steve Fannell to the Ottawa Rebel for a second round selection in the 2003 Entry Draft. 
 
11/07/2002
OFFICE OF THE COMMISSIONER: Named Rich Tamberrino Director of Officials
 
CALGARY ROUGHNECKS: Signed forward Chris Panos, defensemen Rob Desormeaux, Matt Green, Riley Kemp, Andrew McBride, John Olson, Jesse Phillips, Jordan Sundher and Jordan West-Pratt, and goaltender Matt King. Released forwards Bill Brennan, Rob Colville, Thomas Haydon, Jordan Hernandez, Trent Smalley and John Wilson, and defenseman Chris Wellham. 
 
COLORADO MAMMOTH: Released defenseman Kevin Smithies. 
 
OTTAWA REBEL: Released goaltender Mike Thompson. 
 
10/31/2002
CALGARY ROUGHNECKS: Signed defenseman Ryan Campbell. 
 
OTTAWA REBEL: Released defenseman Sam Cook. 
 
TORONTO ROCK: Traded forward Brian Lamastro to the New Jersey Storm for future considerations. 
 
VANCOUVER RAVENS: Activated forward Kevin Hanson and defenseman Scott Whitley from Injured Reserve. Released forwards Jordan Cornfield and Troy Thompson, defensemen Brandon McKinnon and Noah Talbot, and goaltender Brian Zarsky. 
 
10/28/2002
CALGARY ROUGHNECKS: Signed forwards Neil Doddridge, Kyle Goundrey, John Kilbride and Jason Wulder. 
 
COLORADO MAMMOTH: Signed forward Brian Solliday. 
 
ROCHESTER KNIGHTHAWKS: Signed forward Bill Warder. 
 
10/24/2002
CALGARY ROUGHNECKS: Signed forward Shawn Cable. 
 
NEW JERSEY STORM: Named Peter Vipond Assistant Coach. 
 
10/17/2002
ALBANY ATTACK: Re-signed forward Mike Regan. 
 
BUFFALO BANDITS: Re-signed forward John Tavares. 
 
CALGARY ROUGHNECKS: Re-signed goaltender Grant MacLeod and forward Adam Bysouth. 
 
COLORADO MAMMOTH: Signed defensemen Tom Ethington and Billy St. George. 
 
OTTAWA REBEL: Signed defenseman Bruce Codd and forward Brad Self. 
 
10/09/2002
TORONTO ROCK: Signed forward Aaron Wilson. 
 
VANCOUVER RAVENS: Signed defenseman Bruce Alexander. 
 
10/08/2002
COLORADO MAMMOTH: Signed forward Mike Napolilli and defenseman Kevin Smithies.
 
VANCOUVER RAVENS: Re-signed defenseman Rich Catton.
 
03/04/2002
BUFFALO BANDITS: placed forward Andy Ogilvie on the Injured Reserve List. Signed forward Casey Powell to the Active Roster. 
 
NEW YORK SAINTS: Traded defenseman John Rosa to the Washington Power for defenseman Jeff Shirk and a fourth round selection in the 2002 Entry Draft. 
 
OTTAWA REBEL: activated forward Jamie McKeracher from the Injured Reserve List. Signed Free Agent forward Matt McLean. Released defensemen Jon Donnelly and Kurt Johnston. 
 
VANCOUVER RAVENS: placed forward Kevin Hanson on the Injured Reserve List. Returned defenseman Aaron Smith to the Active Roster from Injured Reserve. 
 
03/02/2002
PHILADELPHIA WINGS: Traded forward Matt Ogelsby to the Calgary Roughnecks in exchange for Calgary's fourth round selection in the 2004 Entry Draft. 
 
02/26/2002
CALGARY ROUGHNECKS: Placed defenseman Quinn Smethurst on the Injured Reserve List. Signed defenseman Dave Bremner. 
 
NEW YORK SAINTS: Released goaltender Clayton Bergie. 
 
02/25/2002
CALGARY ROUGHNECKS: Signed defenseman Shaun Springett to the Active Roster. 
 
PHILADELPHIA WINGS: Placed defenseman Tom Phair on the Injured Reserve List. Activated defenseman Zach Burke from the Injured Reserve List. Signed Free Agent defenseman Keevin Galbraithto Practice Squad. Released defenseman Matt Bailer from the practice squad. 
 
02/21/2002
MONTREAL EXPRESS: Released forward Joe Hiltz. 
 
02/20/2002
CALGARY ROUGHNECKS: Traded Bruce Alexander to the Montreal Express in exchange for Calgary's original second round selection in the 2002 Entry Draft, and Calgary's original first round selection in the 2003 Entry Draft. Both selections were previously traded to Montreal in the Alexander trade dated 11/1/01. 
 
02/14/2002
CALGARY ROUGHNECKS: Traded forward D'Arcy Berthiaume to the Montreal Express for defenseman Scott Forbes. 
 
NEW JERSEY STORM: Traded forward Travis Kilgour to the Montreal Express for forward Brian Bendig. 
 
02/12/2002
BUFFALO BANDITS: Traded forwards Chris Driscoll, Jason Clark, Rob Kirby and goaltender Phil Wetherup to the New York Saints in exchange for forwards Roy Colsey, Brad Dairon, and Jonas Derks. 
 
02/11/2002
BUFFALO BANDITS: Traded goaltender Chris Levis, forward Jamie Taylor and the team’s first round selection in the 2002 Entry Draft to the Columbus Landsharks in exchange for goaltenders Ken Montour, Phil Wetherup and the team’s second round selection in the 2002 Entry Draft. 
 
02/07/2002
BUFFALO BANDITS: Announced the resignation of head coach Ted Sawicki. Named assistant head coach Frank Nielsen interim head coach. 
 
COLUMBUS LANDSHARKS: Announced the resignation of General Manager and Head Coach Ron Roy. 
 
02/06/2002
OTTAWA REBEL: Signed defenseman Doug Hill to the Active Roster. Moved forward Brad Self to the Holdout List. Released forward Clayton Barnes. 
 
02/04/2002
ALBANY ATTACK: Traded forward Chris Parkin to New Jersey Storm for a fourth round selection in 2002-2003 Entry Draft. 
 
COLUMBUS LANDSHARKS: Signed defenseman Zach Gagel to the Practice Squad. Placed forward Tim Hamm on Hold Out List. Signed forward Barrett Church to the Active Roster. Released forward Matt McSweeney. 
 
VANCOUVER RAVENS: Signed forward Michael Law to the Active Roster. Released forward Al Truant. 
 
01/28/2002
BUFFALO BANDITS: Released forward Peter Tavares. 
 
MONTREAL EXPRESS: Named Jim Lovell assistant coach. 
 
NEW JERSEY STORM: Traded forward Clayton Barnes to the Ottawa Rebel for a fourth round selection in the 2002 Entry Draft 
 
01/23/2002
OFFICE OF THE COMMISSIONER: Fined New York Saints forward Rusty Kruger and defensman John Rosa, Philadelphia Wings defenseman Tom Ryan, and Philadelphia Wings assistant coach Chris Flynn undisclosed amounts for their roles in incidents that occured during the New York-Philadelphia game on January 18. Fined Calgary Roughnecks defenseman Jesse Phillips an undisclosed amount for his role in an incident that occured during the Buffalo-Calgary game on January 18. 
 
ROCHESTER KNIGHTHAWKS: activated defenseman Chris Schiller from the Injured Reserve list, and released goaltender Ryan Phillips. 

01/22/2002
VANCOUVER RAVENS: placed defenseman Aaron Smith on the Injured Reserve List and signed free agent forward Cam Sedgwick. 
 
CALGARY ROUGHNECKS: signed free agent goalie Grant MacLeod. 
 
01/18/2002
BUFFALO BANDITS: Traded forward Brad Self and a 2002 first round draft pick to the Ottawa Rebel for defenseman Craig Gelsvik and a 2002 third round draft pick. 
 
CALGARY ROUGHNECKS: Released goaltender Derek Collins. 
 
NEW JERSEY STORM: Signed free agent forward Gordon Purdie. Placed forward Dallas Squire on the Injured ReserveList. Released forward Joe Finstead. 
 
01/09/2002
BUFFALO BANDITS: Released forward Bryan Sanchez. Acquired forward Jason Clark from the Philadelphia Wings in exchange for a first round selection in the 2002 Entry Draft. 
 
MONTREAL EXPRESS: Signed forward Eric Pacey to the Active Roster. Signed goaltender Jim Rankin to the Practice Squad. Moved forward Jason Henhawk to the Holdout List. 
 
OTTAWA REBEL: Signed forward Ryan Donnelly. Released forward Mike Thompson. 
 
PHILADELPHIA WINGS: Activated forward Peter Jacobs from the Injured Reserve List. Traded forward Jason Clark to the Buffalo Bandits in exchange for the Bandits first round selection in the 2002 Entry Draft. 
 
TORONTO ROCK: Signed forward J. J. Dickie to the Practice Squad. Released forward Charles Doxtater. 
 
01/07/2002
COLUMBUS LANDSHARKS: Released forward Jared Billich. 
 
NEW YORK SAINTS: Released forward Kevin Lunnie. 
 
OTTAWA REBEL: Released forwards Ed Fay and Rob Henhawk. 
 
VANCOUVER RAVENS: Placed forward Scott Whitley on their Injured Reserve List. Activated forward Rob Williams from their Injured Reserve List. 
 
01/04/2002
ALBANY ATTACK: Released forward Troy Cordingley. 
 
COLUMBUS LANDSHARKS: Activated forward Kyle Arbuckle from the Holdout List. 
 
NEW YORK SAINTS: Activated forward Brad Dairon from the Holdout List. 
 
OTTAWA REBEL: Released forward John Fay. Signed goaltender Mike Thompson. 
 
PHILADELPHIA WINGS: Activated forward Mark Millon from the Injured Reserve List. Placed forward Greg Traynor on the Holdout List.