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Hockey transactions

National Hockey League

BOSTON BRUINS-Recalled C Yan Stastny from Providence of the AHL.

COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS-Named Ken Hitchcock coach and signed him to a three-year contract. Recalled F Jaroslav Balastik from Syracuse of the AHL.

PHILADELPHIA FLYERS-Recalled F Eric Meloche from Philadelphia of the AHL. Assigned LW Triston Grant to Philadelphia.

PITTSBURGH PENGUINS-Recalled C Erik Christensen from Wilkes-Barre/Scranton of the AHL. Placed D Eric Cairns on injured reserve.

SAN JOSE SHARKS-Placed RW Jonathan Cheechoo on injured reserve. Recalled F Joe Pavelski from Worcester of the AHL.

TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS-Exercised the one-year option for 2007-2008 for John Ferguson, general manager.

American Hockey League

HAMILTON BULLDOGS-Announced F Zack Stortini has been assigned to the team by the Edmonton Oilers.


ECHL-Suspended Utah D Ed Campbell for two games and fined him an undisclosed amount for his actions during a Nov. 19 game against Stockton.

IDAHO STEELHEADS-Named Will Hoenike director of season ticket relations, effective Dec. 4.

Central Hockey League

AUSTIN ICE BATS-Signed RW John Ronan.

LAREDO BUCKS-Waived LW Jay Latulippe.

TULSA OILERS-Waived C Bobby Davis.


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