Hockey transactions

Movements in the world of hockey Wednesday:

National Hockey League

CALGARY FLAMES-Acquired D Jim Vandermeer from Philadelphia for a 2009 third-round draft pick.

DETROIT RED WINGS-Placed G Dominik Hasek and D Brian Rafalski on injured reserve. Recalled D Jonathan Ericsson and C Mark Hartigan from Grand Rapids (AHL).

ST. LOUIS BLUES-Assigned D Jeff Woywitka to Peoria (AHL).

TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING-Placed D Brad Lukowich on injured reserve, retroactive to Feb. 9.

VANCOUVER CANUCKS-Assigned D Kevin Bieksa to Manitoba (AHL).

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WASHINGTON CAPITALS-Assigned RW Eric Fehr and D Sami Lepisto to Hershey (AHL).


ELMIRA JACKALS-Announced C Scott May and RW Tyler Donati were recalled by Binghamton (AHL).

PHOENIX ROADRUNNERS-Announced G Cody Rudkowski was returned to the team from Grand Rapids (AHL).

READING ROYALS-Announced F Shawn Collymore was returned to the team from Norfold (AHL).

Mid-Atlantic Hockey League

MAHL-Agreed to terms with Larry Debnar, referee-in-chief, on a one-year contract extension.