Sound Tigers Release Johnson
The Bridgeport Sound Tigers have released forward Gregg Johnson from his contract, allowing him to play in Europe for SaiPa Lappeenranta of the Finish Elite League.
"Gregg has been a terrific player for the Sound Tigers the past two seasons," Sound Tigers president Howard Saffan said. "We appreciate what Gregg brought to our team and wish him the best of luck with SaiPa."
Johnson has played in 12 games this season for the Sound Tigers totaling a goal and an assist for two points. This was Johnson's second season with the Sound Tigers after joining the team midway through last year, finishing the season with six goals and seven assists for 13 points in 35 games.
• Discuss this story on the American Hockey League message board...
American Hockey League Stories from December 13, 2007
- Admirals to Feature US Cellular Teddy Bear Toss Friday - Milwaukee Admirals
- Celebrate a Holiday skate with the Aeros on December 19 - Houston Aeros
- Phantoms To Hold Toy Drives, Helping Hand Auction This Weekend - Adirondack Phantoms
- Syracuse Signs Karl Goehring - Syracuse Crunch
- Cook County Clerk To Help Wolves Rock The Vote - Chicago Wolves
- Admirals to Rock Out with Bret Michaels - Milwaukee Admirals
- Sound Tigers Release Johnson - Bridgeport Sound Tigers
- Rourke Clears Waivers, Headed To Falcons - Springfield Falcons
- Waddell released from PTO - Connecticut Whale
- IceHogs Players Spread Holiday Cheer - Rockford IceHogs
- Admirals Release Goaltender Karl Goehring - Norfolk Admirals
- Sound Tigers To Give Free Tickets For Kids December 26 - Bridgeport Sound Tigers
- Bears battle at home Saturday and Sunday this week - Hershey Bears
- Aucoin, Hamel Named Team Captains For AHL All-Star Classic - Albany River Rats
- Crunch to Welcome New York State High School Football Champions - Syracuse Crunch
- Pair of Wolves Forwards Sent To Gwinnett - Chicago Wolves
- Hamel, Aucoin named team captains for 2008 AHL All-Star Classic - Binghamton Senators
- Moose join forces with Salvation Army, Toyota to collect toys this holiday season - Manitoba Moose
- Hamel, Aucoin named team captains for 2008 AHL All-Star Classic - AHL
The opinions expressed in this release are those of the organization issuing it, and do not necessarily reflect the thoughts or opinions of OurSports Central or its staff.
Other Recent Bridgeport Sound Tigers Stories
- Sound Tigers Navigate "Three-In-Three" this Weekend
- The Bridgeport Report: Week 21
- Islanders Acquire Schmaltz from Toronto
- Ho-Sang scores lone goal on the power play Sunday afternoon
- Bridgeport comes back to earn one point in front of 5,026 fans on Saturday