Movements in the world of hockey Friday:
National Hockey League
NHL-Suspended Montreal F Maxim Lapierre for four games for a late hit on San Jose F Scott Nichol during a March 4 game.
MONTREAL CANADIENS-Recalled F Ben Maxwell from Hamilton (AHL). American Hockey League
MANITOBA MOOSE-Signed F Andy Brandt.
PROVIDENCE BRUINS-Announced G Dany Sabourin and F Brad Marchand have been recalled by Boston (NHL). Announced G Matt Dalton has been assigned to the team by Boston.
TORONTO MARLIES-Recalled F Greg Scott, F Alex Berry and D Joey Ryan from Reading (ECHL).