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Walleye Get Travis Ehrhardt From Grand Rapids Griffins

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. - The Detroit Red Wings on Tuesday reassigned defenseman Travis Ehrhardt from the Grand Rapids Griffins to the Toledo Walleye of the ECHL. Ehrhardt, 20, shows one assist, 13 penalty minutes and a plus-three rating in eight games with the Griffins this season. A native of Calgary, Alberta, he made his professional debut in 2008-09 by skating in three games for the Manitoba Moose after completing his final junior campaign with Portland of the Western Hockey League. Ehrhardt led the Winter Hawks defensemen in all scoring categories with 37 points (9-28—37) in 68 games last season. Ehrhardt will be available to...

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Walleye Release Naurato & Lange…activate Mike Hedden from Injured Reserve

(TOLEDO, OH) - The Toledo Walleye have announced a trio of roster moves as they prepare for two home games at Lucas County Arena this weekend versus the Cincinnati Cyclones. Head Coach Nick Vitucci has activated Mike Hedden from injured reserve for tonights game versus Cincinnati. In nine (9) games this season with Toledo, the 24-year-old from St. Catharines, Ontario has 3 goals and 1 assist to go along with 10 penalty minutes. The Walleye today also announced that they have waived LW Brandon Naurato and Center Tommy Lange. Naurato had two assists in five games this year with Toledo. Lange had played in 10...

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Walleye Get Two From American Hockey League - Release Jonathan Trottier

(TOLEDO, OH) - The Toledo Walleye have announced a trio of roster moves as they prepare for two home games at Lucas County Arena this weekend versus the Cincinnati Cyclones. Head Coach Nick Vitucci welcomes the following players: -Defenseman Sebastien Piche (assigned from Grand Rapids of the AHL) -Right Winger Derek Nesbitt (assigned from Rockford of the AHL) Derek Nesbitt Position: Right Wing Height: 60” Birthdate: April 16, 1982 Weight: 185 Egmondville, Ontario Shoots: Left Season Team Lge GP G A Pts PIM 2001-02 Ferris State University NCAA 36 9 11 20 16 2002-03 Ferris State University NCAA 42 20 33 53 26 2003-04 Ferris State University NCAA 38 11 17 28 36 2004-05 Ferris State University NCAA 38 19 21 40 44 2005-06...

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Three Gone from Tonight’s line up

Today the Walleye roster gets a little smaller as defenseman JC Sawyer, forward Maxime Tanguay, and goaltender Alec Richards have been recalled to Rockford. That means both Tommy Lange and Justin Hodgman, who were out last night, will be in tonight. Jordan Pearce will start in goal. Mark Nebus, who played a little defense in college at Wayne State will slip to defense at times tonight.

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