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Hockey transactions

Movements in the world of hockey Thursday:

National Hockey League

BUFFALO SABRES-Placed F Patrick Kaleta on injured reserve. Recalled D Mike Weber from Portland (AHL).

CAROLINA HURRICANES-Activated RW Justin Williams from injured reserve. Placed D Dennis Seidenberg on injured reserve.

FLORIDA PANTHERS-Assigned D Noah Welch to Rochester (AHL).

OTTAWA SENATORS-Returned RW Ryan Shannon to Binghamton (AHL).

PHILADELPHIA FLYERS-Recalled F Darroll Powe from Philadelphia (AHL). Reassigned F Jonathon Kalinski to Philadelphia.

ST. LOUIS BLUES-Assigned F Steve Regier to Peoria (AHL).

TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING-Recalled D Matt Smaby from Norfolk (AHL). Reassigned D Kevin Quick and RW Chris Lawrence from Augusta (ECHL) to Norfolk.

WASHINGTON CAPITALS-Recalled F Keith Aucoin from Hershey (AHL). Assigned F Graham Mink to Hershey.


PHOENIX ROADRUNNERS-Traded C Peder Skinner, F Chris Stevens and D Brett Thurston to Reading for the rights to D Kevin Schaeffer and future considerations.

READING ROYALS-Loaned LW Kevin Harvey to Syracuse (AHL).

Eastern Professional Hockey League

HUDSON VALLEY BEARS-Signed F John Geverd. Waived F Bill Blaszcyk.

JERSEY ROCKHOPPERS-Signed F Anthony Becker and F Matt Tyree. Waived F Andrew Rummel.



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