Erik Burgdoerfer's career has taken him from Bakersfield, Calif. to Oklahoma City, Okla. and back again. It took him back and forth between Hershey, Pa. and North Charleston, S.C. This season it took him to Rochester, and on Monday - finally - he'll represent his mother's hometown team in the Buffalo Sabres.
San Antonio defenseman Sam Jardine has been suspended for one game as a consequence of his actions in a game vs. San Jose on Dec. 4.
Chicago Wolves defenseman Brad Hunt has been selected as the CCM/AHL Player of the Week for the period ending Dec. 4, 2016.
The Los Angeles Kings have assigned forward Teddy Purcell to their AHL affiliate, the Ontario Reign.