Skip to main content

Hockey transactions

Movements in the world of hockey Thursday:

National Hockey League

CAROLINA HURRICANES-Recalled F Keith Aucoin and F Brandon Nolan from Albany (AHL).

CHICAGO BLACKHAWKS-Signed D Brent Sopel to a three-year contract extension.

COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS-Recalled C Derick Brassard from Syracuse (AHL).

FLORIDA PANTHERS-Acquired D Magnus Johansson from Chicago for a 2009 seventh-round pick.

MINNESOTA WILD-Announced Bob Naegele's majority stake in the team will be sold to Craig Leipold.

VANCOUVER CANUCKS-Claimed C Kris Beech off waivers from Columbus.

WASHINGTON CAPITALS-Assigned G Brent Johnson to Hershey (AHL).

American Hockey League

SYRACUSE CRUNCH-Announced Columbus has recalled C Derick Brassard.

Central Hockey League

MISSISSIPPI RIVERKINGS-Signed F Jason Weitzel.

ODESSA JACKALOPES-Signed F Oliver Proulx.

TOP HEADLINES

John Tortorella
Play

Is John Tortorella a Good Fit for the Philadelphia Flyers?

From an entertainment perspective, the Flyers hiring Tortorella would be interesting. But if you’re looking for real progress, and real progress done the right way, is Tortorella really the best fit?

Screenshot_3
Play

From the Archives: Leafs Bounce Wings in Crazy Penalty-Filled Affair

To say that feelings of hate existed between the Maple Leafs and Red Wings during the 1946-47 season would be the understatement of the half-century. And during the 1947 playoffs, one game had an incredible 27 penalties.

jagr

'I Thought it Was the End': Jaromir Jagr Shares Details of Car Accident

Jaromir Jagr managed to get away without any major injuries after getting in a car accident with a tramway in Czechia.