Movements in the world of hockey Wednesday:
National Hockey League
ATLANTA THRASHERS-Reassigned D Chris Chelios and RW Tim Stapleton to Chicago (AHL).
CHICAGO BLACKHAWKS-Recalled LW Bryan Bickell from Rockford (AHL).
WASHINGTON CAPITALS-Assigned D Karl Alzner and F Jay Beagle to Hershey (AHL).
VANCOUVER CANUCKS-Re-signed G Eddie Lack.
American Hockey League
MANITOBA MOOSE-Released D Ryan McGinnis.
SYRACUSE CRUNCH-Announced LW Tom Sestito has been recalled by the Columbus Blue Jackets.
ECHL-Suspended Toledo F Akim Aliu one game and fined him an undisclosed amount for his actions in an April 6 game against Charlotte.
VICTORIA SALMON KINGS-Named Ron Eberle business development manager.