Bridgeport Sound Tigers Wrap-up

By Steve Feldman


Bridgeport Sound Tigers Report

Tiger News

The 2001-02 season is starting this week this pre-season update will have the final assignment of Islanders to the Bridgeport Sound Tigers. The results from last week’s NHL waiver draft are also included. There is also some AHL news.

AHL To Remember Ace Bailey and Mark Bavis
The AHL is going to pay honor to Ace Bailey and Mark Bavis who both lost their lives in the tragic attacks on America on September 11. All AHL teams will wear a red, white, and blue decal ribbon on their helmets with the numbers 15 and 17.

Ace Bailey played for the 1969 Calder Cup winning Hershey Bears, and was entering his eighth season as Director of Pro Scouting for the Los Angeles Kings.

Mark Bavis played parts of two seasons for the Providence Bruins and Fredericton Canadians between 1993 through 1995. Bavis was am amateur scout for the Los Angeles Kings.

TRANSACTIONS

9/26/01 The New York Islanders have left the following players unprotected for Friday’s NHL Waiver Draft.

Defensemen;
Chris Armstrong, Ray Schultz, Ken Sutton.

Forwards;
Alexander Kharitonov, Jason Krog, Dave Roche, Jason Podollan, Marko Tuomainen

9/28/01 The New York Islanders with the first selection in the waiver draft selected Chris Osgood from the Detroit Red Wings.
2000-01Detroit Red Wings (NHL)GP-52W-25L-19T-4GAA-2.69

10/01/01 The New York Islanders have assigned the following players to the Bridgeport Sound Tigers.

Goaltenders;
Rick Dipietro
2000-01Chicago (IHL)GP-14W-4L-5T-2GAA-3.39
2000-01New York I. (NHL)GP-20W-3L-15T-1GAA-3.49

Dusan Salficky
2000-01Plzen (Czech)Statistics Not Available

David St. Germain
Statistics posted on 9/25/01 report

Stepehn Valiquette
Statistics posted on 9/25/01 report

Defensemen;
Chris Armstrong
Statistics posted on 9/25/01 report

Ray Giroux
Statistics posted on 9/25/01 report

Marko Kiprusoff
Statistics Not Available

Evgeny Korolev
Statistics posted on 9/25/01 report

Branislav Mezei
2000-01Lowell (AHL)GP-20G-0A-3PTS-3PIM-28
2000-01New York I. (NHL)GP-42G-1A-4PTS-5PIM-53

Ray Schultz
Statistics posted on 9/25/01 report

Forwards;
Marco Charpientier
Statistics posted on 9/25/01 report

Ben Guite
Statistics posted on 9/25/01 report

Trent Hunter
Statistics posted on 9/25/01 report

Juraj Kolnik
2000-01Springfield (AHL)GP-29G-15A-20PTS-35PIM-20
2000-01Lowell (AHL)GP-25G-2A-6PTS-8PIM-18
2000-01New York I. (NHL)GP-29G-4A-3PTS-7PIM-12

Petr Mika
Statistics posted on 9/25/01 report

Justin Mapletoff
Statistics posted on 9/25/01 report

Dave Roche
Statistics posted on 9/25/01 report

Jason Podollan
Statistics posted on 9/25/01 report

Marko Tuomainen
Statistics posted on 9/25/01 report

Raffi Torres
2000-01Brempton (OHL)GP-55G-33A-37PTS-70PIM-76

10/01/01 Bridgeport Sound Tigers released forward David Nemirovsky.
Statistics posted on 9/25/01 report

10/01/01 Bridgeport Sound Tigers sign Graham Belak, Bob Lachance remains Sound Tigers Property.

Graham Belak
2000-01U. of Alberta (CIAU)GP-1G-0A-0PTS-0PIM-0

Bob Lachance
Statistics posted on 9/25/01 report

Q & A
If you have a question for a Bridgeport Sound Tiger Player e-mail me at feldman@hockeysfuture.zzn.com

Keep Skating

FELDMAN