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Hockey transactions

Movements in the world of hockey Wednesday:

National Hockey League

ATLANTA THRASHERS-Assigned C Jim Slater to Chicago (AHL).

BOSTON BRUINS-Recalled LW Pascal Pelletier from Providence (AHL).

DALLAS STARS-Recalled TW B.J. Crombenn from Iowa (AHL).

LOS ANGELES KINGS -Assigned D Peter Harrold to Manchester (AHL).

NEW JERSEY DEVILS-Recalled RW Barry Tallackson from Lowell (AHL).

OTTAWA SENATORS-Assigned C Ilya Zubov to Binghamton (AHL).

VANCOUVER CANUCKS-Called up RW Mason Raymond from Manitoba (AHL). Sent LW Mike Brown and C Rick Rypien to Manitoba.

ECHL

BAKERSFIELD CONDORS-Acquired F Tom Boudreau from Reading.

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FRESNO FALCONS-Acquired D Joe Grimaldi from Elmira as the future considerations in the trade that sent Brian Rodney to Elmira on Dec. 3.

IDAHO STEELHEADS-Announced G Tom Wandell was recalled to Iowa (AHL).

PHOENIX ROADRUNNERS-Acquired F Nathan Gillies from Charlotte for C Jeff Kyrzakos. Announced Grand Rapids (AHL) returned G Dave McKee.

TEXAS WILDCATTERS-Announced Rockford (AHL) returned F Ross Carlson.

UTAH GRIZZLIES-Announced F Justin Bourne was recalled to Bridgeport (AHL).

International Hockey League

KALAMAZOO WINGS-Acquired F Ryan Markham from Port Huron for cash considerations.