A few more FNGs

Posted: 2011/02/10 by Mike in Uncategorized

Before I sit down to type up a bit on Coach Skalde’s responses at this weeks Coach’s Show here’s a little more news coming out of the Cyclones camp.

The Cyclones signed Todd Orlando to a contract on Tuesday. Listed at 6’7″ 225lbs Orlando definitely adds size to the Cyclones line up. Absent from hockey since 2008, time will tell if he can still play. A quick look at his stat page indicates the guy collects penalty minutes like kids collect candy on Halloween. Todd was not in action for Wednesday’s lose to Florida.

According to the AHL’s transaction page the Pittsburgh Penguins have reassigned Casey Pierro-Zabotel from Wheeling to Cincinnati. That is all the information I have on this right now. As soon as I hear anything more I’ll be sure to pass it on.


According to Shawn Rine, who cover the Nailers for The Intelligencer,  the trade has been confirmed by Pittsburgh and the trade went through Nashville.


Rine is now reporting via Twitter that the deal involves Christiaan Minella and Sam D’Agostino.


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