Nikiforov Recalled To Bridgeport
West Valley City, Utah - Utah Grizzlies Head Coach and Director of Hockey Operations Kevin Colley announced today that forward Vladimir Nikiforov has been recalled to the AHL's Bridgeport Sound Tigers.
The Grizzlies are proud to be the ECHL affiliate of the NHL's New York Islanders and their AHL affiliate in Bridgeport.
Nikiforov, 21, was named an ECHL All-Star last week and leads Utah rookies with six goals and 12 assists in 29 games. He played four games with the Sound Tigers earlier this year.
Utah returns home to open a four-game in five-night home stand tonight when they will host the Reading Royals at 7:05 p.m.
ECHL Stories from January 6, 2009
- Grizzlies Beat Reading 5-4; Rematch Wednesday At E-Center - Utah Grizzlies
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- Cohen Named In Glas Co ECHL Player of the Week - Cincinnati Cyclones
- Salmon Kings' Morrison Gets Nod As All-Star Coach - Victoria Salmon Kings
- Salmon Kings' Gendur Reassigned To Victoria - Victoria Salmon Kings
- Sullivan Traded to Wheeling - Idaho Steelheads
- Nikiforov Recalled To Bridgeport - Utah Grizzlies
- Checkers Claim Forward Bernier from Nailers - Charlotte Checkers
- Sea Wolves Announce Plans for Saecond Annual Pink in the Rink - Mississippi Sea Wolves
- ECHL Transactions - January 6 - ECHL
- Ian Herbers to Coach American Conference All-Stars - Johnstown Chiefs
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- Bordeleau heads to AHL; Sweetland returns from the "A" - Florida Everblades
- Wranglers Reveal Revised Schedule - Las Vegas Wranglers
- B2 Networks Announces ECHL TV Schedule For Jan. 6-13 - ECHL
- Hospitality Night at the Rays with $5 Tickets; Team Hosts Charlotte at 7:05pm - South Carolina Stingrays
- Royals Dismiss Coach Jason Nobili - Reading Royals
- Fox Called Up to AHL Manitoba - Atlanta Gladiators
- ECHL Today - ECHL
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