Movements in the world of hockey Friday:
CAROLINA HURRICANES-Recalled LW Drayson Bowman from Albany (AHL). Reassigned F Jerome Samson to Albany.
ST. LOUIS BLUES-Assigned F Derek Armstrong to Peoria (AHL).
WASHINGTON CAPITALS-Recalled D John Carlson from Hershey (AHL).
American Hockey League
AHL-Suspended San Antonio RW Francis Lessard for three games as a result of his actions in a Jan. 14 game vs. Chicago.
GRAND RAPIDS GRIFFINS-Released D Ryan Stokes and D Johann Kroll.
MANITOBA MOOSE-Signed G Rejean Beauchemin. Released G Stefan Drew. Recalled C Derek LeBlanc from Rapid City (CHL).
MILWAUKEE ADMIRALS-Signed C Oren Eizenman.
PROVIDENCE BRUINS-Signed F Kenny Roche.
ELMIRA JACKALS-Signed F Bear Trapp. Announced D Michael Busto has been assigned to the team by Hamilton (AHL). Loaned G Tyler Sims to Binghamton (AHL). Added G John Sellars to the roster.
VICTORIA SALMON KINGS-Announced D Tim Wedderburn and F Andy Brandt have been loaned to Lake Erie (AHL).