Movements in the world of hockey Wednesday:
National Hockey League
DETROIT RED WINGS-Signed RW Aaron Downey to a one-year contract.
NEW YORK ISLANDERS-Promoted Chris Dey to president.
American Hockey League
SYRACUSE CRUNCH-Named Karen Simbari event and sponsorship services manager and Matt Tabone account executive.
VICTORIA SALMON KINGS-Signed D Mike Desdill.