Hockey transactions

Movements in the world of hockey Wednesday:

National Hockey League

ANAHEIM DUCKS-Recalled C Ryan Carter from Portland (AHL).

DALLAS STARS-Fired Jim Lites, president. Named Jeff Cogen president.

OTTAWA SENATORS-Assigned LW Nick Foligno to Binghamton (AHL).

PHOENIX COYOTES-Recalled D Brendan Bell from San Antonio (AHL). Assigned LW Josh Gratton to San Antonio.

American Hockey League

MANITOBA MOOSE-Released RW Mike Vigilante.

American Hockey League

AHL-Suspended San Antonio F Peter Vandermeer five games for his actions during a Nov. 11 game at Rockford.


ECHL-Fined Alaska D Peter Metcalf an undisclosed amount for his actions in a game on Nov. 10.

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COLUMBIA INFERNO-Acquired RW Liam Huculak from Idaho for future considerations.

PHOENIX ROADRUNNERS-Acquired G David McKee from Augusta for D Nick Toneys and future considerations.

READING ROYALS-Announced Manchester (AHL) has assigned D Patrik Hersley to the team and recalled D Drew Bagnall.

Central Hockey League

BOSSIER-SHREVEPORT-Activated F Darryl Lloyd from league suspension.


RIO GRANDE VALLEY KILLER BEES-Waived G Al Bergh. Activated G David Lemanowicz. Traded D Mike Looby to Tulsa for LW Lance Herauf.

Mid-Atlantic Hockey League

INDIANA ICE MINERS-Announced G Layne Sedevie was recalled to Wichita (CHL).