F Chris Shudo (Merritt/Westside/Prince George/Salmon Arm/Cowichan Valley/Trail, 2003-08) has signed a contract with Luleå Rebels (Sweden Division 1) for the remainder of the 2010-11 season. Shudo didn’t play hockey last season, but had 14 points (9g, 5a) with Witchita Thunder (CHL) in 2008-09. . . .
D Danick Malouin has joined Nanaimo Clippers (BCHL) from Baie-Comeau Drakkar (QMJHL). The 20-year-old had four points (2g, 2a) in 20 games with the Drakkar this season. . . .
D Austin Baecker (Merritt/Vernon, 2009-11) was released by Seattle Thunderbirds (WHL) on Monday’s trade deadline and saw his junior ‘A’ rights traded by Vernon Vipers (BCHL) to Quesnel Millionaires (BCHL). Baecker had no points in 15 games this season with the T-Birds. . . .
D Wade Bennett (Trail/Surrey/Coquitlam, 2009-11) has committed to the University of Denver for the 2011-12 season. Bennett has 2 points (2g, 0a) in eight games with Witchita Falls Wildcats (NAHL) this season. He also had 2 points (0g, 2a) in 26 games with Surrey and Coquitlam. . . .
G David LeNeveu (Nanaimo, 2000-01) has been reassigned by Columbus Blue Jackets (NHL) to Springfield Falcons (AHL). LeNeveu has a 10-10-0-2 record in 22 games with the Falcons this season. . . .
F Darcy Zajac (Salmon Arm, 2004-06) has been reassigned by Albany Devils (AHL) to Trenton Devils (ECHL). He had 2 points (1g, 1a) in 15 games with the AHL club. Zajac has eight points (2g, 6a) in 14 games with Trenton already this season. . . .