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Hockey transactions

Movements in the world of hockey Tuesday:

National Hockey League

ATLANTA THRASHERS-Signed C Rich Peverley to a multi-year contract extension.

BUFFALO SABRES-Traded LW Daniel Paille to the Boston Bruins for a third-and a conditional fourth-round draft pick in 2010.

COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS-Acquired D Michael Ratchuk from Philadelphia for RW Stefan Legein and assigned him to Syracuse (AHL).

LOS ANGELES KINGS-Assigned F Oscar Moller to Manchester (AHL).

MINNESOTA WILD-Assigned D Jaime Sifers to Houston (AHL).

NASHVILLE PREDATORS-Recalled D Alexander Sulzer and F Dave Scratchard from Milwaukee (AHL). Assigned D Teemu Laakso to Milwaukee.

NEW JERSEY DEVILS-Announced that D Cory Murphy cleared waivers and was assigned to Lowell (AHL).

OTTAWA SENATORS-Signed D Matt Carkner to a two-year contract extension.

WASHINGTON CAPITALS-Signed C Cody Eakin to a three-year contract.

American Hockey League

CHICAGO WOLVES-Signed D Chris Chelios.

LOWELL DEVILS-Signed F Dean McAmmond.


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