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National Hockey League

ATLANTA THRASHERS-Recalled D Mark Popovic from Chicago of the AHL.

COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS-Placed C Sergei Fedorov on injured reserve, retroactive to Jan. 6. Assigned F Joakim Lindstrom and D Derrick Walser to Syracuse of the AHL.

PHOENIX COYOTES-Activated D Nick Boynton and C Patrick Fischer from injured reserve.

ST. LOUIS BLUES-Recalled G Curtis Sanford, D Matt Walker and LW Peter Sejna from Peoria of the AHL. Assigned G Marek Schwarz to Peoria.

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American Hockey League

CHICAGO WOLVES-Signed D Jon Awe. Recalled D Tim Wedderburn from Rockford of the UHL.

MILWAUKEE ADMIRALS-Recalled F Nicolas Corbeil from Rockford of the UHL.

ECHL

READING ROYALS-Loaned F Malcolm MacMillan to Hershey of the AHL. Signed F Larry Courville.