Lightning Assign Four to Syracuse Crunch

September 21, 2013 - American Hockey League (AHL) - Syracuse Crunch News Release

TAMPA BAY - The Tampa Bay Lightning have reduced their training camp roster by four tonight, vice president and general manager Steve Yzerman announced. The Lightning's camp roster now sits at 36, with 19 forwards, 14 defensemen and three goaltenders.

Forwards Vladislav Namestnikov, Cedric Paquette, Philippe Paradis and Geoff Walker were assigned to the Syracuse Crunch (AHL) following tonight's game against the Florida Panthers at the Tampa Bay Times Forum. Walker must clear waivers.

The Crunch will open training camp on Tuesday, September 24 in St. John's, Newfoundland.

Current Tampa Bay Lightning Roster

FORWARDS (19)

No. 0 HT WT DOB 0 Acquired 2012-13 Club

10 ANGELIDIS, Mike 6-1 210 6/27/85 Woodbridge, Ontario FA (8/3/10) Syracuse (AHL Tampa Bay (NHL)

23 BROWN, J.T. 5-10 170 7/2/90 Rosemount, Minnesota FA (3/28/12) Syracuse (AHL)

14 CONNOLLY, Brett 6-2 181 5/2/92 Prince George, BC '10 Draft (1st Rd) Syracuse (AHL) Tampa Bay (NHL)

19 CROMBEEN, B.J. 6-2 210 7/10/85 Denver, Colorado Trade w/STL (7/10/12) Tampa Bay (NHL)

27 DROUIN, Jonathan 5-10 186 3/27/95 Ste-Agathe, Quebec '13 Draft (1st Rd) Halifax (QMJHL)

51 FILPPULA, Valtteri 6-0 195 3/20/84 Vantaa, Finland FA (7/5/13) Detroit (NHL)

9 JOHNSON, Tyler 5-9 175 7/29/90 Spokane, Washington FA (3/7/11) Syracuse (AHL)

Tampa Bay (NHL)

17 KILLORN, Alexander 6-2 205 9/14/89 Halifax, Nova Scotia '07 Draft (3rd Rd) Syracuse (AHL) Tampa Bay (NHL)

56 KUCHEROV, Nikita 5-11 184 6/17/93 Maykop, Russia '11 Draft (2nd Rd) Quebec (QMJHL) Rouyn-Noranda (QMJHL)

76 LABRIE, Pierre-Cedric 6-2 220 12/6/86 Baie-Comeau, Quebec FA (12/29/11) Syracuse (AHL) Tampa Bay (NHL)

12 MALONE, Ryan 6-4 219 12/1/79 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Trade w/PIT (6/28/08) Tampa Bay (NHL)

74 PALAT, Ondrej 6-0 180 3/28/91 Frydek-Mistek, Czech Rep. '11 Draft (7th Rd) Syracuse (AHL) Tampa Bay (NHL)

71 PANIK, Richard 6-2 215 2/7/91 Martin, Slovakia '09 Draft (2nd Rd) Syracuse (AHL) Tampa Bay (NHL)

16 PURCELL, Teddy 6-2 201 9/8/85 St. John's, Newfoundland Trade w/ LAK (3/3/10) Tampa Bay (NHL)

11 PYATT, Tom 5-11 187 2/14/87 Thunder Bay, Ontario FA (7/6/11) Tampa Bay (NHL)

26 ST. LOUIS, Martin 5-8 176 6/18/75 Laval, Quebec FA (6/31/00) Tampa Bay (NHL)

91 STAMKOS, Steven 6-1 188 2/7/90 Markham, Ontario '08 Draft (1st Rd) Tampa Bay (NHL)

44 THOMPSON, Nate 6-0 210 10/5/84 Anchorage, Alaska Waivers (2/13/10) Tampa Bay (NHL)

42 TYRELL, Dana 5-11 185 4/23/89 Airdrie, Alberta '07 Draft (2nd Rd) Tampa Bay (NHL) Syracuse (AHL)

DEFENSEMEN (14)

No. 0 HT WT DOB 0 A0 2012-13 Club

3 AULIE, Keith 6-6 217 6/11/89 Rouleau, Saskatchewan Trade w/TOR (2/27/12) Syracuse (AHL) Tampa Bay (NHL)

8 BARBERIO, Mark 6-1 200 3/23/90 Montreal, Quebec '08 Draft (6th Rd) Syracuse (AHL) Tampa Bay (NHL)

72 BLUJUS, Dylan 6-3 196 1/22/94 Buffalo, New York '12 Draft (2nd Rd) Brampton (OHL)

2 BREWER, Eric 6-3 220 4/17/79 Vernon, British Columbia Trade w/STL (2/18/11) Tampa Bay (NHL)

25 CARLE, Matt 6-0 205 9/25/84 Anchorage, Alaska FA (7/4/12) Tampa Bay (NHL)

60 COTE, JP 6-2 213 4/22/82 Charlesbourg, Quebec Invitee Syracuse (AHL)

7 GUDAS, Radko 6-0 205 6/5/90 Kladno, Czech Republic '10 Draft (3rd Rd) Syracuse (AHL) Tampa Bay (NHL)

77 HEDMAN, Victor 6-6 229 12/18/90 Ornskoldsvik, Sweden '09 Draft (1st Rd) Tampa Bay (NHL)

24 KOROBOV, Dmitry 6-3 230 3/12/89 Novopolotsk, Belarus FA (8/2/12) Syracuse (AHL)

15 LEE, Brian 6-3 205 3/26/87 Moorhead, Minnesota Trade w/OTT (2/27/12) Tampa Bay (NHL) Syracuse (AHL)

5 OHLUND, Mattias 6-4 229 9/9/76 Pitea, Sweden FA (7/1/09) Tampa Bay (NHL)

6 SALO, Sami 6-3 212 9/2/74 Turku, Finland FA (7/1/12) Tampa Bay (NHL)

62 SUSTR, Andrej 6-8 225 11/29/90 Plzen, Czech Republic FA (3/21/13) U. Nebraska-Omaha (WCHA) Tampa Bay (NHL)

Syracuse (AHL)

55 TAORMINA, Matt 5-9 190 10/20/86 Warren, Michigan FA (7/6/12) Syracuse (AHL) Tampa Bay (NHL)

GOALTENDERS (3)

No. 0 HT WT DOB 0 A0 2012-13 Club

30 BISHOP, Ben 6-7 214 11/21/86 Denver, Colorado Trade w/OTT (4/3/13) Ottawa (NHL) Tampa Bay (NHL)

37 GUDLEVSKIS, Kristers 6-3 189 7/31/92 Aizkraukle,Latvia '13 Draft (5th Rd) Riga (KHL) Riga Jr. (Russia-Jr.)

39 LINDBACK, Anders 6-6 203 5/3/88 Gavle, Sweden Trade w/NSH (6/15/12) Tampa Bay (NHL)

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