09/19/2013 1:36 PM
The Springfield Falcons announced Thursday the assignment of 17 players from the Columbus Blue Jackets, the team’s NHL affiliate.
The following 17 players have been assigned to the Falcons: forwards Alex Aleardi, Sean Collins, Jake Hansen, Andrew Joudrey, Jeremy Langlois, Broc Little, Spencer Machacek, Jonathan Marchessault, Lukas Sedlak, Dalton Smith and Trent Vogelhuber; and defensemen Thomas Larkin, Joe Lavin, Austin Madaisky, Patrick McNeill, Blake Parlett and Frederic St. Denis. Machacek, McNeill, and St. Denis were placed on waivers by Columbus for the purpose of being assigned to Springfield.
Those listed above will join a group of additional players – who did not participate in Columbus’ training camp - at the Falcons’ main camp when it begins Tuesday, September 24 at 10:00 a.m. at the MassMutual Center. The players include forwards Matt Bissonnette, Peter Sakaris and Ryan Flanigan, defenseman Loren Barron, and goaltenders Mike Clemente and Linus Lundin. Players report Sunday, September 22 and Monday, September 23.