Hockey transactions

The Canadian Press
By: The Canadian Press
Oct 8, 2008
The Hockey News

Hockey transactions

The Canadian Press
By: The Canadian Press
Oct 8, 2008

Movements in the world of hockey Tuesday:

National Hockey League

ANAHEIM DUCKS-Claimed LW Joakim Lindstrom on waivers from Chicago and assigned him to the Iowa Chops (AHL).

BOSTON BRUINS-Released F Peter Schaefer. Placed F Nate Thompson and F Jeremy Reich on waivers for the purpose of assigning them to Providence (AHL). Assigned D Matt Hunwick to Providence and F Carl Soderberg to Malmo (Sweden).

CALGARY FLAMES-Waived D Rhett Warrener, D Anders Eriksson and F Jamie Lundmark.

CAROLINA HURRICANES-Assigned F Joe Jensen, F Trevor Gillies and D Tim Conboy to Albany (AHL).

CHICAGO BLACKHAWKS-Assigned D Cam Barker, D Aaron Johnson and G Antti Niemi to Rockford (AHL).

DETROIT RED WINGS-Assigned F Darren Helm. D Jonathan Ericsson and F Ville Leino to Grand Rapids (AHL).

EDMONTON OILERS-Assigned D Taylor Chorney, D Theo Peckham and C Gilbert Brule to Springfield (AHL).

MONTREAL CANADIENS-Assigned D Alex Henry to Hamilton (AHL).

NASHVILLE PREDATORS-Assigned F Josh Gratton to Milwaukee (AHL).

NEW YORK ISLANDERS-Assigned G Yann Danis, F Jeremy Colliton, F Mitch Fritz, F Tim Jackman, F Kurtis McLean, F Trevor Smith and D Chris Lee to Bridgeport (AHL).

OTTAWA SENATORS-Assigned G Brian Elliott and C Code Bass to Binghamton (AHL).

SAN JOSE SHARKS-Waived D Kyle McLaren, D Brad Staubitz and RW Riley Armstrong. Assigned RW Mike Morris and D Mike Moore to Worcester (AHL).

TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS-Signed D Luke Schenn to a three-year contract. Waived F Boyd Devereaux and D Staffan Kronwall.

American Hockey League

CHICAGO WOLVES-Released F Brett Angel, F Jordan Fox and G Gerald Coleman.

GRAND RAPIDS GRIFFINS-Announced Dallas (NHL) loaned D Garrett Stafford to the team. Signed G Isaac Reichmuth. Announced F Darren Helm has been assigned to the team by Detroit (NHL).

HAMILTON BULLDOGS-Assigned F Thomas Beauregard, F Ben Gordon, F Olivier Latendresse, F Kyle Rank, D Matt MacDonald and G Loic Lacasse to Cincinnati (ECHL). Released F John Hewko and F Stephen Yetman.

MANITOBA MOOSE-Released C Justin Taylor and LW Craig Valette. Assigned G Jonathan Boutin, D Patrick Coulombe, G Todd Ford, RW Olivier Labelle and D Dylan Yeo to Victoria (ECHL), RW Ross Carlson to Florida (ECHL), LW Mark Derlago to Bakersfield (ECHL), C Mac Faulkner to Reading (ECHL), D Brandon Roach to Elmira (ECHL), D David Schulz to Johnstown (ECHL) and D Matt Stephenson to Idaho (ECHL).

PEORIA RIVERMEN-Released D Riley Weselowski. Announced Dallas (NHL) assigned D Ivan Vishnevskiy to the team.

SPRINGFIELD FALCONS-Announced Edmonton (NHL) assigned D Theo Peckham, D Taylor Chorney and F Gilbert Brule to the team.

TORONTO MARLIES-Loaned F Tyler Doig, F Joe Cooper and F Dan Rudisuela to Reading (ECHL). Released D Josh Day and C Michael Mullen. Assigned F Greg Scott to Seattle (WHL).


ONTARIO REIGN-Signed C Dusty Collins, LW Ryan MacGregor and RW Brad Mehalko.

Quebec Major Junior Hockey League

QMJHL-Suspended Rimouski F Patrice Cormier two games for his role in an incident against Baie-Comeau on Oct. 4.

Western Hockey League

WHL-Suspended Spokane F Mitch Wahl for three games for a hit on Everett's Graham Pouter.

MOOSE JAW WARRIORS-Acquired F Braydon Metz, a sixth-round pick in the 2009 bantam draft and a fifth-round pick in the 2010 bantam draft from Chilliwack for F Evan Fuller and D Brett Ward.

Ontario Hockey League

ERIE OTTERS-Acquired D Chris Breen and a draft pick from Saginaw for F Jordan Skellett and a draft pick.

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Hockey transactions