Hockey transactions

Movements in the world of hockey Wednesday:

National Hockey League

EDMONTON OILERS-Assigned C Gilbert Brule and LW Liam Reddox to Springfield (AHL).

MINNESOTA WILD-Traded LW Ryan Hamilton to Toronto for LW Robbie Earl. Assigned Earl and RW Danny Irmen to Houston (AHL).

MONTREAL CANADIENS-Assigned G Loic Lacasse to Cincinnati (ECHL) from Hamilton (AHL).

OTTAWA SENATORS-Assigned C Peter Regin to Binghamton (AHL).

PHOENIX COYOTES-Assigned RW Steven Goertzen to San Antonio (AHL).

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PITTSBURGH PENGUINS-Assigned F Chris Minard, F Paul Bissonnette and F Bill Thomas to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton (AHL).

TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING-Recalled D Ty Wishnart from Norfolk (AHL). Named Sean Henry business consultant for the team and the St. Pete Times Forum.

WASHINGTON CAPITALS-Assigned D Karl Alzner, D Bryan Helmer and G Daren Machesney to Hershey (AHL).

American Hockey League

SPRINGFIELD FALCONS-Assigned F Geoff Paukovich and D Josef Hrabal to Stockton (ECHL) and F Kelly Czuy to Las Vegas (ECHL).