Special to Vegas Hockey

Evansville, Indiana – The SPHL Macon Mayhem announced today that Las Vegas goal scorer Derek Sutliffe has been traded to the SPHL Evansville Thunderbolts. The deal was Sutliffe for Chris Hatcher and future considerations. Derek, 27, was a 21-goal scorer last winter for the Macon Mayhem. Hatcher, from Haddonfield, New Jersey, is the son of former NHLer Derian Hatcher. Derian last played in the NHL with the Philadelphia Flyers in 20007-08.

The Evansville Thunderbolts play home games at the Ford Center here in Evansville.