Hockey transactions

Movements in the world of hockey Wednesday:

National Hockey League

ATLANTA THRASHERS-Assigned RW Matt Siddall from Gwinnett (ECHL) to Chicago (AHL).

BUFFALO SABRES-Recalled C Nathan Gerbe from Portland (AHL).

ST. LOUIS BLUES-Assigned F Yan Stastny to Peoria (AHL).

SAN JOSE SHARKS-Recalled F Ryan Vesce from Worcester (AHL).

WASHINGTON CAPITALS-Recalled C Jay Beagle from Hershey (AHL).

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ECHL-Fined Mississippi RW Mathieu Melanson an undisclosed amount for his actions during a game on Feb. 8. and the Mississippi organization an undisclosed amount for its actions at the conclusion of a game on Feb. 6.

LAS VEGAS THUNDER-Loaned F Justin Taylor to Chicago (AHL).