Skip to main content

Hockey transactions

Movements in the world of hockey Friday:

National Hockey League

ANAHEIM DUCKS-Assigned F Bobby Ryan to Iowa (AHL).

BUFFALO SABRES-Assigned F Nathan Gerbe, F Tim Kennedy, F Dylan Hunter, F Marek Zagrapan, D Chris Butler and D Michael Funk to Portland (AHL). Waived F Mathieu Darche and F Mark Mancari.

CAROLINA HURRICANES-Assigned F Dwight Helminen and D Bryan Rodney to Albany (AHL).

CHICAGO BLACKHAWKS-Claimed LW Joakim Lindstrom off waivers from Anaheim.

DALLAS STARS-Assigned D Maxime Fortunus to Manitoba (AHL).

DETROIT RED WINGS-Signed G Thomas McCollum to a three-year contract. Released F Francis Lemieux, F Francis Pare, D Jason Jozsa, D Tom Galvin, D P.J. Atherton and G Larry Sterling.

LOS ANGELES KINGS-Assigned D Davis Drewiske and D Joe Piskula to Manchester (AHL). Placed F John Zeiler on injury reserve (groin strain).

MINNESOTA WILD-Signed D Justin Falk.

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

PITTSBURGH PENGUINS-Assigned Janne Pesonen to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton (AHL).

VANCOUVER CANUCKS-Assigned D Zack FitzGerald to Manitoba (AHL).

American Hockey League

ALBANY RIVER RATS-Released G Ryan Munce.

GRAND RAPIDS GRIFFINS-Announced Detroit (NHL) assigned G Daniel Larsson, D Jakub Kindl, D Sergei Kolosov, D Logan Pyett, F Randall Gelech, G Darren Haydar, F Evan McGrath, F Ryan Oulahen and F Jamie Tardif to the team. Acquired C Aaron Gagnon on loan from Dallas (NHL). Released G Isaac Reichmuth, D Johann Kroll, D Brett Peterson, D Kelly Sullivan, D Adam Welch, F Andrew Fournier, F Matt McKnight, F Evan Rankin and F Geoff Walker.

PEORIA RIVERMEN-Assigned RW Bo Cheesman, LW Erik Felde, LW Robin Richards, C Alexandre Imbeault and G Jean-Phillipe Lamoureux to Alaska (ECHL); RW Curtis Billsten to Ihaho (ECHL) and F Jon Booras and D Tomo Hafner to Bloomington (IHL).


ELMIRA JACKALS-Agreed to terms with F Tyler Donati and D Travis Gawryletz.

International Hockey league

PORT HURON ICEHAWKS-Signed D B.J. Adams and G Mike Minard.


Riikka Sallinen

Riikka Sallinen's Hall of Fame Career to be Honored

Riikka Sallinen had one of the greatest careers by a European women's hockey player and is one of the most decorated Finns of all time. Her Hall of Fame resume speaks for itself.

Jack Campbell

Could the Devils Look to Acquire Jack Campbell?

There's speculation the New Jersey Devils could be among Jack Campbell's suitors if he tests the open market.

Shane Wright

2022 NHL Draft Final Rankings: The 120

Our prospect expert unleashes his last list as everyone prepares to descend on Montreal for the festivities in July.