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National Hockey League

CAROLINA HURRICANES-Recalled G Craig Kowalski from Florida of the ECHL.

COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS-Recalled D Derrick Walser from Syracuse of the AHL.

NEW YORK RANGERS-Signed C Tom Pyatt.

American Hockey League

AHL-Suspended Philadelphia LW Riley Cote for six games and Philadelphia D Martin Grenier for three games as a result of their actions during a March 10 game at Bridgeport.

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GRAND RAPIDS GRIFFINS-Signed D Cleve Kinley.

HARTFORD WOLF PACK-Loaned F Bruce Graham to Charlotte of the ECHL.