Hockey transactions – Aug. 17

Movements in the world of hockey Monday:


National Hockey League

NEW YORK RANGERS-Signed F Vinny Prospal.

VANCOUVER CANUCKS-Signed RW Sergei Shirokov.

American Hockey League

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AHL-Named Rod Pasma executive vice president of hockey operations.

GRAND RAPIDS GRIFFINS-Named John VanderHaagen e-sales and marketing database manager.

MANITOBA MOOSE-Signed C Marty Murray.