Skip to main content

Hockey transactions

Movements in the world of hockey Friday:

National Hockey League

BUFFALO SABRES-Activated C Jochen Hecht from injured reserve. Waived C Matt Ellis.

CAROLINA HURRICANES-Placed C Brandon Sutter on injured reserve. Recalled F Michael Ryan from Albany (AHL).

COLORADO AVALANCHE-Recalled F David Jones from Lake Erie (AHL).

DALLAS STARS-Activated D Sergei Zubov from injured reserve.

PHILADELPHIA FLYERS-Assigned F Boyd Kane and F Nate Raduns to Philadelphia (AHL). Traded D Steve Eminger, RW Steve Downie and Tampa Bay's 2009 fourth-round draft pick to Tampa Bay for D Matt Carle and San Jose's 2009 third-round draft pick.

SAN JOSE SHARKS-Assigned LW Jamie McGinn to Worcester (AHL). Recalled G Thomas Greiss and LW Brad Staubitz from Worcester.

American Hockey League

PROVIDENCE BRUINS-Announced Boston (NHL) assigned LW Ned Lukacevic to Reading (ECHL).


ECHL-Suspended Alaska LW Robin Richards six games and fined him for his actions in a game against Idaho on Nov. 6.

CHARLOTTE CHECKERS-Acquired F Joe Zappala from Reading for future considerations.

PHOENIX ROADRUNNERS-Loaned LW Gerald Coleman to Worcester (AHL).



Red Wings Name Derek Lalonde Head Coach

The Detroit Red Wings have named Derek Lalonde the 28th head coach in franchise history.


Stars Sign Wedgewood to Two-Year Extension

The Dallas Stars signed goaltender Scott Wedgewood to a two-year contract extension.

Ondrej Palat

Five Stanley Cup Final Free Agents Your Team Should Want

The Avalanche and Lightning both know how to win it all, but some of their key pieces could be hitting the open market soon.