Hockey transactions

Movements in the world of hockey Friday:

National Hockey League

NHL-Suspended Columbus F Jared Boll for one game and fined Columbus coach Ken Hitchcock US$10,000 for Boll receiving an instigator penalty in the final minutes of a game against Colorado on Oct. 30.

CALGARY FLAMES-Assigned C John Armstrong to Quad City (AHL).

CAROLINA HURRICANES-Signed F Michael Ryan to a one-year contract.

DALLAS STARS-Recalled LW Chris Conner from Peoria (AHL). Placed C Joel Lundqvist on injured reserve.

TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING-Named Steve Thomas executive vice president, corporate sales and marketing partnerships; John Franzone vice president, event production and entertainment; Brad Lott executive vice president, sales and marketing; Patrick Duffy senior vice president, sales, and Mark Gullett vice president, marketing.

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WASHINGTON CAPITALS-Assigned D Tyler Sloan to Hershey (AHL).

Central Hockey League

ARIZONA SUNDOGS-Placed F Josh Coyle on waivers. Signed F A.J. MacLean.

CORPUS CHRISTI ICE RAYS-Placed D Mike Campaner on waivers.



CHARLOTTE CHECKERS-Acquired D Nathan Saunders from Stockton to complete an earlier trade.

LAS VEGAS WRANGLERS-Announced Dallas (NHL) assigned G Brent Krahn to the team. Traded D Jim Jorgensen to Gwinnett for future considerations.