THE MacBETH REPORT:
F Casey Pierro-Zabotel (Vancouver, 2007-09) has been released by Lausitzer Füchse (Germany, DEL2). In 28 games, he had 19 points, including four goals. . . .
F Gal Koren (Kelowna, 2010-11) was released by Medvescak Zagreb (Croatia, KHL). This season with Medvescak, he had one goal in 23 games. According to Medvescak, Koren will report to Olimpija Ljubljana (Slovenia, Austria Erste Bank Liga). . . .
F Adam Courchaine (Medicine Hat, Vancouver, 2001-05) signed a three-year contract extension with Krefeld Pinguine (Germany, DEL). The deal runs through the 2016-17 season. This season, Courchaine leads the DEL in scoring, with 39 points, including 13 goals, in 29 games. . . .
D Sergei Drozd (Tri-City, 2009-10) was assigned to Neman Grodno (Belarus, Ekstraliga) by Dinamo Minsk (Belarus, KHL). This season with Dinamo, Drozd was pointless in seven games. With Neman, he had 16 points, 10 of them goals, in 22 games. . . .
F Travis Ehrhardt (Moose Jaw, Portland, 2004-09) signed for the rest of this season with the Stavanger Oilers (Norway, GET-Ligaen). He was released from a PTO by St. John's Ice Caps (AHL) on Dec 16. In eight games with St. John’s, he had one goal. He is scheduled to arrive in Stavanger on Dec. 27 and may make his debut on Dec. 28 against Vålerenga.
Here from Hockey Time Machine, as a Christmas gift to you, is a video of former NHL goaltender Johnny Bower singing and swinging with his hit song Honky the Christmas Goose. . . . Enjoy!
There has never been a subscription fee for this blog, but if you enjoy stopping by here, why not consider donating to the cause? Just click HERE. . . and thank you very much.