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Frontier League

WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS – Named Bobby Post pitching coach.



DENVER BRONCOS – Traded WR Brandon Lloyd to St. Louis for a conditional 2012 draft pick.

NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS – Released DB Sterling Moore and S Ross Ventrone.

ST. LOUIS RAMS – Released WR Mike Sims-Walker. Added WR Brandon Lloyd to the roster.

SEATTLE SEAHAWKS – Signed DT Jason Shirley. Placed CB Marcus Trufant on injured reserve.



CAROLINA HURRICANES – Recalled LW Brett Sutter from Charlotte (AHL) on an emergency basis.

CHICAGO BLACKHAWKS – Assigned RW Ben Smith to Rockford (AHL).

COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS – Assigned F Matt Calvert to Springfield (AHL). Recalled F Cody Bass from Springfield. Recalled G Mathieu Corbeil from Springfield on an emergency basis.

MONTREAL CANADIENS – Assigned G Peter Delmas and D Olivier Malka from Hamilton (AHL) to Wheeling (ECHL).

ST. LOUIS BLUES – Placed F Andy McDonald on injured reserve.

VANCOUVER CANUCKS – Assigned D Chris Tanev to Chicago (AHL).

WASHINGTON CAPITALS – Assigned G Dany Sabourin to Hershey (AHL).


BLOOMINGTON BLAZE – Waived F Shane Ferguson, F Tyler Fernandez, F Tyler Forbes, F Paul D’Agostino and G Erik Hudson.

DAYTON GEMS – Waived G Zane Kalemba, D Jeremy Klaver, G Jon Olthuis and F Ernie Stewart.

EVANSVILLE ICEMEN – Waived F Matt Schmermund, F Zach Tatrn, F Alex Kirschner and F Brad Smulders.

MISSOURI MAVERICKS – Traded D Jared Lavender to Quad City for future considerations. Traded F Derek Knowles to Rapid City for future considerations. Traded D Josh Hepditch to Allen for future considerations. Waived F Toms Hartmanis, D Derek Pallardy and D Steven Later.

QUAD CITY MALLARDS – Waived F Jesse Biduke, F Peter Drikos, F Joel Gasper, F Phillip Ischi, G Nick Niedert, F Billy Siers, D AJ Simone, D Martin Kubaliak and D Quinn Waller.

TEXAS BRAHMAS – Waived F Nolan Waker and F Mike Towns.

TULSA OILERS – Waived F Addison Deboer and F Brendan Taylor.

WICHITA THUNDER – Waived F Steve Moore.


BIG EAST CONFERENCE – Named Jeff Hathaway consultant to the commissioner for men’s basketball.

NORTH CAROLINA – Dismissed LB Ebele Okakpu from the football team.

VANDERBILT – Suspended men’s basketball C Festus Ezeli six games for accepting a meal and hotel room from an alumnus of the university.