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Hockey transactions

Movements in the world of hockey Monday:

National Hockey League

EDMONTON OILERS-Assigned G Jeff Deslauriers to Springfield (AHL) on a two-week conditioning assignment.

MONTREAL CANADIENS-Assigned G Loic Lacasse from Cincinnati (ECHL) to Hamilton (AHL).

NEW YORK ISLANDERS-Activated C Doug Weight from the injured list. Recalled G Yann Danis from Bridgeport (AHL).

NEW YORK RANGERS-Assigned D Corey Potter to Hartford (AHL).

SAN JOSE SHARKS-Signed F Claude Lemieux.

VANCOUVER CANUCKS-Recalled F Alexandre Bolduc from Manitoba (AHL).

WASHINGTON CAPITALS-Recalled F Chris Bourque from Hershey (AHL). Assigned G Simeon Varlamov to Hershey.

American Hockey League

MANITOBA MOOSE-Recalled F Dan Gendur from Victoria (ECHL).

SPRINGFIELD FALCONS-Recalled F Adam Huxley from Stockton (ECHL). Assigned G Glenn Fisher and D Rob Bina to Stockton.

TORONTO MARLIES-Assigned G James Reimer to Reading (ECHL).


READING ROYALS-Signed D Bobby Davey. Announced Albany (AHL) returned D Steve Ward to the team.

Eastern Professional Hockey League

BROOKLYN ACES-Announced F James Brannigan was recalled to Utah (ECHL). Waived F Bobby Brannigan.

Quebec Major Junior Hockey League

VAL-D'OR FOREURS-Acquired F Sasha Famin from Moncton for F Mitch Morgan, a third-round pick in the 2009 bantam draft and a first-round pick in the 2010 European draft.



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