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JYRI NIEMI RUMORS & GOSSIP

Whale add two to roster

Earlier this week, the Whale added two players to their roster to help fill some depth holes in the lineup. First, they recalled defenseman Jyri Niemi from the ECHL’s Greenville Road Warriors. Second, they signed forward Michael Pelech to a PTO. Niemi was initially sent to Greenville on December 28. In 14 games, Niemi had a line of 1-5-6, 34 PIMs, and a +8 rating. Prior to his...
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February 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Niemi, Delisle returned to Greenville in the ECHL

Before yesterday’s win against Springfield, the Whale made two roster moves to shore up the defense by sending by sending both Jyri Niemi and Steven Delisle to the ECHL’s Greenville Road Warriors. Niemi has been injured for the past 18 games. In his first five games suiting up, Niemi was held scoreless with five PIMs. Delisle, who was called up on December 18, notched two assists...
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December 30, 2012  |  Discuss

Defensemen Niemi, Delisle Reassigned to ECHL Greenville

HARTFORD, December 29, 2012:  Connecticut Whale general manager Jim Schoenfeld announced today that defensemen Jyri Niemi and Steven Delisle have been reassigned from the Whale from its ECHL affiliate, the Greenville Road Warriors. Niemi is scoreless with five penalty minutes in five games with the Whale this year.  He had been out of action for the last 18 Whale games, after...
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December 29, 2012  |  Discuss

Jyri Niemi Reassigned to Greenville

HARTFORD, November 9, 2011:  Connecticut Whale general manager Jim Schoenfeld announced today that the parent New York Rangers have reassigned defenseman Jyri Niemi from the Whale to its ECHL affiliate, the Greenville Road Warriors. Niemi, a Finnish-born second-year pro, has skated in eight games for the Whale this season, registering one assist, four penalty minutes and a +1 rating...
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November 09, 2011  |  Discuss

Niemi Assigned To ECHL Greenville Road Warriors

JYRI NIEMI REASSIGNED TO GREENVILLE Defenseman has one assist in Eight Games for Whale this Season HARTFORD, November 9, 2011:  Connecticut Whale general manager Jim Schoenfeld announced today that the parent New York Rangers have reassigned defenseman Jyri Niemi from the Whale to its ECHL affiliate, the Greenville Road Warriors. Niemi, a Finnish-born second-year pro, has skated...
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November 09, 2011  |  Discuss
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