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Hockey transactions

Movements in the world of hockey Monday:

National Hockey League

ATLANTA THRASHERS-Signed D Joel Kwiatkowski, F Jason Krog, G Drew MacIntyre and G Peter Mannino.

COLORADO AVALANCHE-Signed F David Jones, F Chris Durno, F Darren Haydar, F Matt Hendricks, F Brian Willsie and G Tyler Weiman.

COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS-Signed F Pascal Pelletier to a one-year contract.

FLORIDA PANTHERS-Signed C Jeff Taffe to a two-year contract.

MONTREAL CANADIENS-Named Pierre Groulx goaltending coach and Perry Pearn assistant coach.

NEW YORK ISLANDERS-Agreed to terms with C Greg Moore, LW Matt Moulson, RW Greg Mauldin and D Mark Flood on one-year, two-way contracts.

NEW YORK RANGERS-Agreed to terms with F Corey Locke and LW Chris Higgins. Signed F P.A. Parenteau.

OTTAWA SENATORS-Signed RW Alex Kovalev to a two-year contract.

ST. LOUIS BLUES-Re-signed F B.J. Crombeen.

TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS-Agreed to terms with D Francois Beauchemin on a three-year contract. Signed C Nazem Kadri and F Richard Greenop to three-year contracts. Re-signed F Ben Ondrus, F Ryan Hamilton and F Tim Brent to one-year contracts, and F Jay Rosehill to a two-year contract.

VANCOUVER CANUCKS-Signed G Andrew Raycroft.


ECHL-Promoted Joe Ernst to director of officiating and Mike Murray to manager of hockey operations.


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