Hockey transactions

Movements in the world of hockey Friday:

National Hockey League

NHL-Suspended N.Y. Islanders F Pascal Morency indefinitely for his actions during Thursday night’s preseason game against Calgary.

ANAHEIM DUCKS-Assigned LW Josh Brittain, D Mat Clark, G Marco Cousineau, C Nicolas Deschamps, C Peter Holland and D Stefan Warg to their junior teams.

CHICAGO BLACKHAWKS-Assigned F Akim Aliu, F Dan Bertram, F Nathan Davis, F Bryan Ewing, F Adam Hobson, F Bracken Kearns, F Peter MacArthur, F Derek Nesbitt, D Michael Brennan, D Jonathan Carlsson, D Simon Danis-Pepin, D David Phillips, G Joe Fallon and G Alec Richards to Rockford (AHL).

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TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS-Acquired RW Phil Kessel for a first-and second-round pick in the 2010 draft and a 2011 first-round draft pick from Boston, signed him to $27-million, five-year deal.


READING ROYALS-Signed D Nicholas Bilotto and D Nick St. Pierre.