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Hockey transactions

Movements in the world of hockey Sunday:

National Hockey League

CHICAGO BLACKHAWKS-Assigned C Jake Dowell to Rockford (AHL).

PHILADELPHIA FLYERS-Recalled D Oskars Bartulis from Adirondack (AHL).

VANCOUVER CANUCKS-Recalled F Sergei Shirokov from Manitoba (AHL).

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ECHL

READING ROYALS-Announced Providence (AHL) returned F Ben Gordon to the team and assigned D Jared Ross to the team. Announced Toronto (AHL) returned G Beau Erickson to the team.