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Columbus Cottonmouths Sign 3 to Replace 3 Call Ups

Columbus, GA - Tyler Henry, Louis Belisle and Shawn Bates are being called up to the ECHL and the Snakes sign three players to take their place. Henry was called up to Brampton, Belisle to Wheeling and Bates to Atlanta. The Cottonmouths will be signing John Hubbard, Josh Richards and Chad Bennett. John Hubbard is a 28-year-old defenseman hailing from Arlington, Texas. He played his college hockey at UMass-Boston and played junior hockey for the Oswego Admirals. He is stationed at Fort Benn... Full Story

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Belzile, Bourke Reassigned to Fort Wayne

Fort Wayne, IN - The Komets announced Friday that forwards Alex Belzile and Troy Bourke have been reassigned from the AHL's San Antonio Rampage to Fort Wayne. Belzile (bell-ZEEL), 24, has appeared previously this season in 17 Fort Wayne games scoring five goals and 20 points. Prior to his last call-up to the Rampage on Jan. 5, the St-Eloi, Quebec native was riding a six-game home point-scoring streak (2g, 11a) with the Komets after scoring a goal and passing two assists in a 5-2 win Jan. 15 against Orlando. Belzile skated nine games during his last stay with San Antonio scoring two goals an... Full Story

Heat Assign Lomberg to Adirondack

San Diego, Calif. - The Stockton Heat, proudly owned by the NHL's Calgary Flames, announce that forward Ryan Lomberg has been assigned to the Heat's ECHL affiliate, the Adirondack Thunder. Lomberg, 21, has played 15 games for the Heat this season registering three points, all assists, and recording 42 minutes in penalties. The Richmond Hill, Ontario native has suited up in 13 games with the Thunder this season scoring 6 goals and adding 6 assists. The Heat head on the road to San Diego and Bakersfield but return home on February 13 and 14 to host the Ontario Reign and San Antonio Ramp... Full Story

Wes Cunningham and Braden Christoffer Join Admirals Roster

Norfolk, VA - The Norfolk Admirals announce today that Wes Cunningham has been acquired in a trade with the Missouri Mavericks and Braden Christoffer has been assigned to Norfolk from Bakersfield. Cunningham, 28, stands at 5-foot-11, weighing 185-pounds out of Dresden, ONT. He has played in three tiers of professional hockey in his career- OHL, ECHL, and AHL- dressing in one game for the Norfolk Admirals during the 2008-2009 season. He comes to Norfolk from the Missouri Mavericks of the ECHL where he appeared in 10 games tallying 1 goal and 2 assists. During his 43 games played in five sepa... Full Story

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The following minor league and alternative professional sports teams on OurSports Central have been viewed the most over the last seven days:
  1. Saint John Sea Dogs - Quebec Major Junior Hockey League (QMJHL)
  2. Northwest Arkansas Naturals - Texas League (TL)
  3. Quad City Mallards - ECHL (ECHL)
  4. Western Pennsylvania - Supreme Indoor Football (SIF)
  5. Lehigh Valley Phantoms - American Hockey League (AHL)
  6. South Carolina Stingrays - ECHL (ECHL)
  7. Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins - American Hockey League (AHL)
  8. Manchester Monarchs - ECHL (ECHL)
  9. Grand Rapids Griffins - American Hockey League (AHL)
  10. Toledo Walleye - ECHL (ECHL)


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ApL, AzFL, AzL, CalL, CarL, EL, FSL, GCL, IL, ML, MWL, NWL, NYPL, PCL, PL, SAL, SL, TL
College Wood Bat Baseball
Cape Cod, Coastal Plain, FCBL, NECBL, Northwoods, PGCBL, Prospect, TCL, WCL
Independent Minor League Baseball
AA, AtL, Can-Am, FL

BASKETBALL
Men's Minor League Basketball
D-League, NBL Canada
Women's Basketball
WNBA

FOOTBALL
Indoor/Arena Football
AFL, AIF, CIF, CIFL, IFL, SIF
Outdoor Football
CFL, FXFL

HOCKEY
Junior Hockey
NAHL, OHL, QMJHL, USHL, WHL
Minor League Hockey
AHL, ECHL, FHL, SPHL
Women's Hockey
NWHL

LACROSSE
Indoor Lacrosse
NLL
Outdoor Lacrosse
MLL

OTHER
Other Sports
PFL, PRO Rugby
Other Women's
NPF, WTT

SOCCER
Indoor Soccer
MASL
Outdoor Soccer
MLS, NASL, USL
Women's Soccer
NWSL