Hockey transactions

National Hockey League

ANAHEIM DUCKS-Traded RW Colby Genoway to Vancouver for D Joe Rullier. Assigned D Kent Huskins to Portland of the AHL.

DALLAS STARS-Recalled C Steve Ott from Iowa of the AHL.

MINNESOTA WILD-Recalled G Josh Harding from Houston of the AHL.

MONTREAL CANADIENS-Assigned F Maxim Lapierre to Hamilton of the AHL.

ST. LOUIS BLUES-Recalled F David Backes from Peoria of the AHL.

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American Hockey League

IOWA STARS-Assigned G Steve Silverthorn to Idaho of the ECHL.

WILKES-BARRE/SCRANTON PENGUINS-Announced the Edmonton Oilers reassigned LW Alexei Mikhnov from the team to Lokomotiv Yaroslavl of the Russian Superliga.


LONG BEACH ICE DOGS-Acquired RW Ryan Bennett from South Carolina for future considerations.

VICTORIA SALMON KINGS-Added F Robin Gomez to the roster.