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Hockey transactions

Movements in the world of hockey Thursday:

National Hockey League

CALGARY FLAMES-Assigned F David Van der Gulik to Quad City (AHL).

PHILADELPHIA FLYERS-Agreed to terms with G Johan Backlund on a one-year contract. Recalled D Danny Syvret from Philadelphia (AHL).

American Hockey League

SAN ANTONIO RAMPAGE-Recalled G Joel Gistedt from Arizona (CHL).

Central Hockey League



ECHL-Suspended Stockton RW James Bates one game and fined him an undisclosed amount for a major-game misconduct penalty for boarding against Victoria on March 24.


Major League Lacrosse

CHICAGO MACHINE-Claimed M Greg Gurenlian off waivers. Placed A Conor Ford on waivers.

DENVER OUTLAWS-Claimed G Adam Fullerton from the player pool. Placed A Wes Green on waivers.

LONG ISLAND LIZARDS-Claimed A Derek Cherney from the player pool. Placed M Brad Heritage on waivers.


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