Hockey transactions

Movements in the world of hockey Monday:

National Hockey League

CHICAGO BLACKHAWKS-Reassigned LW Bryan Bickell to Rockford (AHL).

PHOENIX COYOTES-Recalled F Kevin Porter from San Antonio (AHL).

SAN JOSE SHARKS-Reassigned C Logan Couture to Worcester (AHL).

TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING-Re-assigned F Ryan Craig to Norfolk (AHL). Assigned D Matt Smaby to Norfolk for conditioning.

American Hockey League

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PROVIDENCE BRUINS-Released F Mark Derlago.

TORONTO MARLIES-Released G Adam Munro.


IDAHO STEELHEADS-Announced F Mark Derlago has been returned to the team by Providence (AHL). Announced D Trevor Ludwig has been recalled by Texas (AHL).

VICTORIA SALMON KINGS-Announced G Matt Keetley has been recalled by Abbotsford (AHL) and G David Shantz has been re-assigned to the team by Abbotsford.