Hockey transactions

Movements in the world of hockey Friday:

National Hockey League

ANAHEIM DUCKS-Recalled F Dan Sexton from Manitoba (AHL).

FLORIDA PANTHERS-Reassigned G Alexander Salak to the Rochester (AHL).

NASHVILLE PREDATORS-Recalled C Cal O’Reilly from Milwaukee (AHL). Reassigned F Mike Santorelli to Milwaukee.

PHILADELPHIA FLYERS-Fired coach John Stevens. Named Peter Laviolette coach.

SAN JOSE SHARKS-Reassigned F Ryan Vesce and D Derek Joslin to Worcester (AHL).

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TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING-Recalled C Blair Jones from Norfolk (AHL).

American Hockey League

PROVIDENCE BRUINS-Recalled D Scott Fletcher from Reading (ECHL).

SAN ANTONIO RAMPAGE-Signed D Anders Eriksson.

East Coast Hockey League

READING ROYALS-Activated D Eric Werner and F Stefano Giliati.

International Hockey League

PORT HURON ICEHAWKS-Signed F Pete Rouleau.