Hockey transactions

Movements in the world of hockey Thursday:

National Hockey League

COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS-Placed LW Jason Chimera on injured reserve. Recalled LW Alexandre Picard from Syracuse (AHL).

DALLAS STARS-Reassigned LW Chris Conner to Peoria (AHL).

LOS ANGELES KINGS-Assigned F Oscar Moller to the Swedish junior national team for the 2009 IIHF world junior championships. Recalled F Trevor Lewis from Manchester (AHL).

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OTTAWA SENATORS-Recalled F Cody Bass from Binghamton (AHL). Assigned D Brian Lee to Binghamton.

TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING-Assigned C Zenon Konopka to Norfolk (AHL). Recalled G Karri Ramo from Norfolk. Activated C Jeff Halpern from injured reserve.


Eastern Professional Hockey League

BROOKLYN ACES-Activated F James Brannigan from team suspension.

DANBURY MAD HATTERS-Signed F Mike O’Sullivan.