Hockey transactions

National Hockey League

ATLANTA THRASHERS-Announced the retirement of RW Scott Mellanby.

ST. LOUIS BLUES-Re-signed C Trent Whitfield.

American Hockey League

CHICAGO WOLVES-Announced Atlanta (NHL) assigned D Scott Lehman and G Dan Turple to the team from Gwinnett (ECHL). Recalled C Colton Fretter from Gwinnett.

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IOWA STARS-Announced C Joel Lundqvist, LW Loui Eriksson and D Nicklas Grossman have been loaned to the team from Dallas (NHL).

OMAHA AK-SAR-BEN KNIGHTS-Announced Calgary (NHL) assigned D Mark Giordano to the team.