Movements in the world of hockey Friday:
National Hockey League
NHL-Suspended Columbus F Jared Boll for one game and fined Columbus coach Ken Hitchcock US$10,000 for Boll receiving an instigator penalty in the final minutes of a game against Colorado on Oct. 30.
CALGARY FLAMES-Assigned C John Armstrong to Quad City (AHL).
CAROLINA HURRICANES-Signed F Michael Ryan to a one-year contract.
DALLAS STARS-Recalled LW Chris Conner from Peoria (AHL). Placed C Joel Lundqvist on injured reserve.
TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING-Named Steve Thomas executive vice president, corporate sales and marketing partnerships; John Franzone vice president, event production and entertainment; Brad Lott executive vice president, sales and marketing; Patrick Duffy senior vice president, sales, and Mark Gullett vice president, marketing.
WASHINGTON CAPITALS-Assigned D Tyler Sloan to Hershey (AHL).
Central Hockey League
ARIZONA SUNDOGS-Placed F Josh Coyle on waivers. Signed F A.J. MacLean.
CORPUS CHRISTI ICE RAYS-Placed D Mike Campaner on waivers.
OKLAHOMA CITY BLAZERS-Signed F Jeff MacDermid.
CHARLOTTE CHECKERS-Acquired D Nathan Saunders from Stockton to complete an earlier trade.
LAS VEGAS WRANGLERS-Announced Dallas (NHL) assigned G Brent Krahn to the team. Traded D Jim Jorgensen to Gwinnett for future considerations.