Hockey transactions

Movements in the world of hockey Friday:

National Hockey League

CHICAGO BLACKHAWKS-Recalled LW Bryan Bickell from Rockford (AHL).

MONTREAL CANADIENS-Claimed D Jay Leach off waivers from New Jersey.

NEW JERSEY DEVILS-Signed C Dean McAmmond. Placed D Johnny Oduya and RW Rob Niedermayer on injured reserve.

PHOENIX COYOTES-Recalled D Shaun Heshka from San Antonio (AHL). Reassigned F Mikkel Boedker to San Antonio.

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SAN JOSE SHARKS-Reassigned D Joe Callahan to Worcester (AHL).

American Hockey League

PROVIDENCE BRUINS-Signed F Mark Derlago.

SYRACUSE CRUNCH-Signed RW Simon Ferguson and C Bryan Lundbohm.

International Hockey League

PORT HURON ICEHAWKS-Signed D Steven Oleksy.