Hockey transactions

Movements in the world of hockey Tuesday:

National Hockey League

ATLANTA THRASHERS-Traded F Matt Siddall from Victoria (ECHL) to Gwinnett (ECHL) for future considerations.

CAROLINA HURRICANES-Recalled RW Steven Goertzen from Albany (AHL).

DETROIT RED WINGS-Assigned D Andreas Lilja to Grand Rapids (AHL) for conditioning.

NEW YORK RANGERS-Traded F Christopher Higgins and F Ales Kotalik to Calgary for F Olli Jokinen and F Brandon Prust.

WASHINGTON CAPITALS-Recalled D Karl Alzner from Hershey (AHL).

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American Hockey League

AHL-Suspended Lowell D Olivier Magnan for two games as a result of his actions in a Jan. 31 game at Worcester.

MANITOBA MOOSE-Returned RW Chad Painchaud to Victoria (ECHL).


ECHL-Suspended Trenton D Justin Pender one game and fined him an undisclosed amount as a result of his actions in a Jan. 30 game at Florida.


INDY RACING LEAGUE-Named Randy Bernard chief executive officer.