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Releases for Tuesday, February 9, 2016



Baseball

American Association
RailCats Plan to Hire Hundreds at Job Fair on March 12th - Gary SouthShore Railcats
Wingnuts Announce Community Benefit Concert Featuring the Band Perry - Wichita Wingnuts

Appalachian League
2016 Mercer Cup Tour Announced - Princeton Rays

Atlantic League
Bluefish Ink Lefty Patterson - Bridgeport Bluefish
Barnstormers Ink Pair of Newcomers - Lancaster Barnstormers
QuackerJack Retains 'Best Mascot' Title - Long Island Ducks
Somerset Patriots Sign Left-Handed Pitcher Matt Bywater - Somerset Patriots

California League
JetHawks to Host Inaugural Collegiate Baseball Classic - Lancaster JetHawks
Rawhide Job Fair this Saturday - Visalia Rawhide

Carolina League
Soper Gets Call to the Big Leagues - Frederick Keys
Pelicans Announce 2016 Game Times - Myrtle Beach Pelicans
Dash Announce Broadcast Schedule, On-Air Talent for 2016 - Winston-Salem Dash

Eastern League
Lopez, Abbott & Natera Set to Return for 2016 - Binghamton Mets
Plenty of Golden Bobbleheads for Kids to Get Excited About - Reading Fightin Phils

Florida State League
2016 Pirates Spring Training Promotional Schedule Unveiled - Bradenton Marauders

International League
2016 International League Field Managers Named - IL
Gwinnett Braves to Hold National Anthem Auditions on February 27 - Gwinnett Braves

Midwest League
Grant Application Deadline Next Friday - Great Lakes Loons
Kane County Cougars Official Landscaper Wins Prestigious Award - Kane County Cougars
River Bandits to Hold 2016 Job Fair and National Anthem Tryouts March 19 - Quad Cities River Bandits
Off-Season Update: Jason Vosler - South Bend Cubs
Timber Rattlers to Host Job Fair on February 23 - Wisconsin Timber Rattlers

New York-Penn League
2016 CT Military All-Stars Nominations Now Open - Connecticut Tigers

Northwoods League
Rockford Baseball Properties to Announce Nickname Thursday - Rockford
Rafters Add Athleticism with Signings of Alabama State Duo - Wisconsin Rapids Rafters

Pacific Coast League
Andy Green, Trevor Hoffman Highlight Chihuahuas/Padres First Pitch Luncheon - El Paso Chihuahuas
Fresno Grizzlies National Anthem Auditions to be Held February 20 & March 5 - Fresno Grizzlies
Redbirds to Host Seasonal Job Fair at AutoZone Park from February 19-20 - Memphis Redbirds
Storm Chasers 2016 Weekly Promotion Calendar Unveiled - Omaha Storm Chasers
Tickets for Three UNO Baseball Contests at Werner Park Now on Sale - Omaha Storm Chasers
Seat Selection Saturdays Return at Aces Ballpark - Reno Aces

South Atlantic League
Shorebirds Unveil 2016 Giveaway Schedule - Delmarva Shorebirds

Southern League
Barons to Host Miles College in Preseason Exhibition Game - Birmingham Barons

Texas League
Knothole Gang Details Announced for 2016 Season - Northwest Arkansas Naturals

Basketball

NBA Development League
Westchester's Bachynski and Texas' Holloway Named NBA D-League All-Star Game Replacements - D-League
Austin Spurs Fall to Rio Grande Valley Vipers 117-103 - Austin Spurs
Canton Cruises to Victory over Drive - Canton Charge
Myck Kabongo to Serve as NBA Development League Media Correspondant During All-Star Weekend - Erie BayHawks
Mad Ants Offense Helps Fuel Win over Delaware - Fort Wayne Mad Ants
Grand Rapids Drive Lose on the Road to Canton, 106-89 - Grand Rapids Drive
Brown to Miss NBA D-League All-Star Game - Grand Rapids Drive
Spencer Dinwiddie Recalled from Grand Rapids - Grand Rapids Drive
Iowa Energy Win over Westchester in Education Celebration Game - Iowa Energy
Rockets Recall K.J. McDaniels and Donatas Motiejunas from Rio Grande Valley - Rio Grande Valley Vipers
Tu Holloway Named as Replacement for 2016 NBA Development League All-Star - Texas Legends
Jordan Bachynski Named as Replacement for 2016 NBA Development League All-Star Team - Westchester Knicks
Westchester Knicks Lose Momentum in Loss to Iowa Energy - Westchester Knicks
Thanasis Antetokounmpo Returns to Westchester Knicks - Westchester Knicks

Women's National Basketball Association
Jessica Breland Re-Signs with Chicago Sky - Chicago Sky

Football

Arena Football League
Rattlers Assigned Former Wildcat DE Usman - Arizona Rattlers
LA KISS to Hold Tryout February 20th - Los Angeles KISS

Canadian Football League
Lions Haul in Free Agent DB Brandon Stewart - B.C. Lions
Lions Land Canadian Free Agent DB Mike Edem - B.C. Lions
Lions Makin' It Rainey, Keep Dynamic Return Man Through 2017 - B.C. Lions
John White Stays in Green and Gold - Edmonton Eskimos
Tiger-Cats Sign International Linebacker Hoffman-Ellis - Hamilton Tiger-Cats
Samuel Giguère and Winston Venable remain with the Alouettes - Montreal Alouettes
Kenny Stafford Returns to the Nest - Montreal Alouettes
Mitchell White Signs One-Year Deal with the Alouettes - Montreal Alouettes
RedBlacks Add Former Gee-Gee's Fullback Brendan Gillanders - Ottawa RedBlacks
RedBlacks Land Quarterback Trevor Harris - Ottawa RedBlacks
Riders Sign Defensive Back Graig Newman - Saskatchewan Roughriders
Riders Sign Offensive Lineman Andrew Jones - Saskatchewan Roughriders
Riders Re-Sign Free Agent Dylan Ainsworth - Saskatchewan Roughriders
Riders Sign Receivers John Chiles & Jeremy Kelley - Saskatchewan Roughriders
Chris Best Signs Extension with Riders - Saskatchewan Roughriders
Winnipeg Blue Bombers Sign Veteran Offensive Lineman Jeff Keeping - Winnipeg Blue Bombers
Winnipeg Blue Bombers Ink Pascal Lochard - Winnipeg Blue Bombers
Winnipeg Blue Bombers Ink Receiver Ryan Smith - Winnipeg Blue Bombers
Winnipeg Blue Bombers Sign Veteran Canadian Defensive Tackle Keith Shologan - Winnipeg Blue Bombers
Winnipeg Blue Bombers Sign All-Star Running Back Andrew Harris - Winnipeg Blue Bombers
Winnipeg Blue Bombers Sign Veteran Kicker Justin Medlock - Winnipeg Blue Bombers

Champions Indoor Football
Force Sign OL Moore for 2016 Season - Wichita Force

Hockey

American Hockey League
Despite Sislo's Pair, Albany Devils Fall to Providence Bruins - Albany Devils
Condors Game Preview: Celebrate Fat Tuesday with $5 Margaritas and $2 Sodas Tonight - Bakersfield Condors
Enfield's & B-Sens Team up to Fight ALS in Upstate NY - Binghamton Senators
B-Sens Players on the Move Following Nine-Player Trade - Binghamton Senators
Wolves Dropped by Monsters in OT - Chicago Wolves
First Responders Night, Presented by Turtle Wax, Set for April 16 - Chicago Wolves
Griffins Hit the Road for Three Central Division Matchups - Grand Rapids Griffins
Wolf Pack Weekly - Hartford Wolf Pack
Red-Hot Bears Keep Rolling - Hershey Bears
Monsters Win Third Straight, Top Wolves 3-2 in OT - Lake Erie Monsters
Phantoms Weekly - Phantoms Kick off 5-Game Home Stand this Wednesday - Lehigh Valley Phantoms
Moose Re-Assign Serville to Tulsa - Manitoba Moose
Manitoba Moose Weekly - Manitoba Moose
Panthers Recall Wilson from Portland - Portland Pirates
Smith Ensures Win in Season Debut, P-Bruins Down Devils 3-2 - Providence Bruins
Join the Amerks for "Hockey Weekend Across America" February 19-21 - Rochester Americans
Rockford Reassigns Mattson to Indy - Rockford IceHogs
Star Wars Night Benefitting Special Olympics Hightlights Jersey Auction - Rockford IceHogs
San Antonio Rampage Weekly Update - San Antonio Rampage
SJ Barracuda Look to Bounce Back with Three Home Games this Week - San Jose Barracuda
San Jose Barracuda Host Pink in the Rink on February 13 - San Jose Barracuda
Falcons Announce Danny Briere Bobblehead Night - Springfield Falcons
Fucale Superb in Blanking of Crunch - St. John's IceCaps
Derek Grant Fractures Jaw - Stockton Heat
Heat Finish off Three-Game Road Trip in Bakersfield Tonight at 7PM - Stockton Heat
Crunch Blanked by IceCaps, 4-0 - Syracuse Crunch
Syracuse Crunch Recall Charlie Dodero from Greenville Swamp Rabbits - Syracuse Crunch
Syracuse Crunch Weekly - Syracuse Crunch
Dickinson Powers Stars to 3-2 Road Win over Moose - Texas Stars
Comets Mount Comeback Before OT Loss - Utica Comets
Rowney in Hero's Role Again as Penguins Win in OT - Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins

ECHL
ECHL Transactions - February 9 - ECHL
Fort Wayne's Nagle Named CCM ECHL Goaltender of the Week - ECHL
ECHL Announces Fine, Suspension - ECHL
Elmira's McPherson Named Sher-Wood Hockey ECHL Player of the Week - ECHL
ECHL Today - February 9 - ECHL
Thunder Sign Three Skaters - Adirondack Thunder
Gameday: Adirondack vs. Elmira - Adirondack Thunder
Colorado Eagles Weekly Recap - Colorado Eagles
Jackals Dominate Thunder, 8-0 - Elmira Jackals
Jackals Travel to Glens Falls for Tuesday Tilt with Thunder - Elmira Jackals
Jackals Weekly - Elmira Jackals
Allan McPherson Named Sher-Wood Hockey ECHL Player of the Week - Elmira Jackals
Rutkowski Powers IceMen Past Komets in Overtime - Evansville IceMen
Escobedo Returns to Swamp Rabbits; Dodero Recalled - Greenville Swamp Rabbits
Musico Dealt to Quad City for Future Considerations - Greenville Swamp Rabbits
Swamp Rabbits Weekly - Greenville Swamp Rabbits
Fuel Add Keegan Asmundson Prior to Road Trip - Indy Fuel
Maple Leafs Reassign Goalie Garret Sparks to Solar Bears - Orlando Solar Bears
Mallards Acquire Netminder Musico - Quad City Mallards
Staal's Third Period Goal Helps Rays Beat ECHL's Top Team - South Carolina Stingrays
Game Preview: South Carolina at Missouri, 8:05 p.m. - South Carolina Stingrays
Serville Returns to Tulsa: Manitoba Moose Re-Assign Defenseman to Oilers - Tulsa Oilers
Wheelchair Hockey Game Set for February 22nd - Wichita Thunder

Federal Hockey League
Phil Bronner Called up to Adirondack - Danbury Titans
Happy Valentines Day from Your Danbury Titans - Danbury Titans
Dayton Nabs Back to Back Wins over Danville - Dayton Demolition

National Women's Hockey League
Engstrom Named Player of the Week - Connecticut Whale

North American Hockey League
Regen Cavanagh Named to NAHL Selects Team - Corpus Christi IceRays
Weekend Recap: Chill Extend Strong 2016, Sweep Weekend - Coulee Region Chill
Wright Shuts out Knights in Goalie Duel - New Jersey Junior Titans

Ontario Hockey League
Family Day Skills Competition February 15 - Niagara IceDogs
67's Score Vital Win over Battalion as Eastern Conference Playoff Battle Heats Up - Ottawa 67's
Visit the March Together Table at the SunLife Financial Community Corner on Wednesday, February 10 - Owen Sound Attack
Attack Host Colts; Molson Canadian Season Ticket Giveaway - Owen Sound Attack
Warm up on Thursday at Petes Beach Day Presented by Marlin Travel - Peterborough Petes
This Week in Hounds Nation - Soo Greyhounds
C.T. Soil steps up for the MS Society of Canada as part of MVP Program - Windsor Spitfires

Quebec Major Junior Hockey League
Montana's Event Tonight Cancelled - Moncton Wildcats

Southern Professional Hockey League
Knoxville's Garrett Vermeersch Named Easton Player of the Week - SPHL
Ice Bears Shutout Macon 2-0 - Knoxville Ice Bears
Knoxville Edges Mayhem - Macon Mayhem

United States Hockey League
RoughRiders Playing 1,000th Game in Team History Friday - Cedar Rapids RoughRiders
Miller Lite Night & Post-Game Skate this Friday & Saturday - Des Moines Buccaneers
Say Cheese - Green Bay Gamblers
Musketeers Unveil $5.00 Youth Ticket Special - Sioux City Musketeers
Upcoming Family 4-Pack Games - Sioux City Musketeers
Waterloo Black Hawks Preview - Waterloo Black Hawks
Robert to Robert Morris - Waterloo Black Hawks

Western Hockey League
Broncos' Burman, Wheat Kings Provorov Earn CHL Weekly Honours - WHL
Wheat Kings' Ivan Provorov Named CHL Player of the Week - WHL
Broncos' Taz Burman Named Vaughn CHL Goaltender of the Week - WHL
Board of Governors Extend Contract of WHL Commissioner Ron Robison - WHL
Pink the Rink Plans Unveiled - Brandon Wheat Kings
Eastern Division Showdown Tuesday - Brandon Wheat Kings
Wheat Kings' Provorov Named WHL Player of the Week - Brandon Wheat Kings
Silvertips Fall to Victoria Rally - Everett Silvertips
Game Day: Rockets and T-Birds Back at It in Seattle - Kelowna Rockets
Weekly Ice Report - Kootenay Ice
Game 55: February 9 vs. Saskatoon - Medicine Hat Tigers
Prince Albert comes from behind with five unanswered goals - Prince Albert Raiders

Lacrosse

Major League Lacrosse
For the Love of the Game: Kevin Unterstein - New York Lizards

Other

National Pro Fastpitch
Tickets Now on Sale for 2016 NPF College Draft - USSSA Florida Pride

Soccer

Major Arena Soccer League
Forward Leo Gibson Named to the MASL Team of the Week - Missouri Comets
Waltman, West Receive MASL Team of the Week Honors - Tacoma Stars

Major League Soccer
Arthur Blank Issues Statement - Atlanta United FC
D.C. United Acquire 2017 Third Round Draft Pick in Exchange for Conor Doyle - D.C. United
New England Revolution Waive Forward Sean Okoli - New England Revolution
New York Red Bulls Complete Transfer of Defender Gideon Baah - New York Red Bulls
Orlando City Unveils 2016 Away Jersey - Orlando City Soccer Club
Orlando City Individual Game Tickets Go On-Sale Today - Orlando City Soccer Club
Union Add Goalkeeper Matt Jones Via Loan from Portuguese Top Division - Philadelphia Union
Sounders FC Single-Match Tickets Now on Sale to the General Public - Seattle Sounders FC

National Women's Soccer League
Boston Breakers Partner with Sports and Physical Therapy Associates - Boston Breakers
FC Kansas City Signs New Zealand International Katie Bowen - FC Kansas City
Midfielder Hayley McCall Announces Retirement - Sky Blue FC

North American Soccer League
Brazilian League Veteran Reinforces Miami FC Defense - Miami FC
Fury FC Unveil 2016 Pre-Season Schedule; Training Camp Opens February 15 - Ottawa Fury FC
Tampa Bay Rowdies Announce Preseason Training Trip to England - Tampa Bay Rowdies

United Soccer League
Arizona United SC Announces Preseason Schedule - Arizona United SC
Bethlehem Steel FC Finalize Preseason Schedule - Bethlehem Steel FC
FC Cincinnati Single Match Tickets Go on Sale February 10 at 8 a.m. - FC Cincinnati
Bill Becher Adds GM Title to Head Coaching Duties - Harrisburg City Islanders
LouCity Signs South Korean Youth Product, Jonghyun Son - Louisville City FC
McCracken Returns to OC Blues FC for 2016 - Orange County Blues FC
Hammerheads Ink Forward Austin Martz - Wilmington Hammerheads FC

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