Newark, NJ – The New Jersey Devils today reduced their training camp roster to 28 players, by assigning eight to the American Hockey League’s Albany Devils and returning one player to his junior team. The announcement was made by Devils’ President/General Manager Lou Lamoriello.
Assigned to Albany were: goaltender Scott Wedgewood; defensemen Brandon Burlon, Eric Gelinas and Jon Merrill; and forwards Stefan Matteau, Rod Pelley, Tim Sestito and Mike Sislo. Defenseman Damon Severson was returned to Kelowna (WHL).
Current Depth chart (alphabetical):
Goaltenders (3): Martin Brodeur, Keith Kinkaid, Cory Schneider.
Defensemen (8): Mark Fayne, Andy Greene, Peter Harrold, Adam Larsson, Bryce Salvador, Alexander Urbom, Anton Volchenkov, Marek Zidlicky.
Forwards (17): Krys Barch, Steve Bernier, Damien Brunner, Ryan Carter, Ryane Clowe, Patrik Elias, Stephen Gionta, Adam Henrique, Jaromir Jagr, Cam Janssen, Jacob Josefson, Andrei Loktionov, Rostislav Olesz, Michael Ryder, Mattias Tedenby, Travis Zajac, Dainius Zubrus