Hockey transactions

Movements in the world of hockey Thursday:

National Hockey League

ATLANTA THRASHERS-Recalled LW Brett Sterling from Chicago (AHL).

NASHVILLE PREDATORS-Signed F Jordin Tootoo to a two-year contract extension.

OTTAWA SENATORS-Recalled C Josh Hennessy from Binghamton (AHL). Assigned RW Jim McKenzie to Binghamton (AHL) from Elmira (ECHL).

PITTSBURGH PENGUINS-Assigned D Jon D’Aversa to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton (AHL) from Wheeling (ECHL), acquired centre David Gove from the Carolina Hurricanes in exchange for left wing Joe Jensen.

American Hockey League

QUAD CITY FLAMES -Assigned D Gord Baldwin and D Brad Cole to Las Vegas (ECHL).

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MANITOBA MOOSE-Recalled D Matt Kelly from Victoria (ECHL).

SYRACUSE CRUNCH-Recalled G Dan LaCosta from Elmira (ECHL).


ECHL-Suspended Alaska D Peter Metcalf for one game and fined him an undisclosed amount for his actions following a game on Jan. 27 and Augusta LW Garrett Winder for three games and fined him an undisclosed amount for his actions in a game on Jan. 29.

ELMIRA JACKALS-Announced Columbus (NHL) has assigned G Dan LaCosta to Syracuse (AHL).

UTAH GRIZZLIES-Announced D Jeff Dwyer has been recalled to Bridgeport (AHL).