Movements in the world of hockey Wednesday:
National Hockey League
CAROLINA HURRICANES-Signed RW Sergei Samsonov to a three-year contract, signed C Stefan Chaput and RW Nick Dodge to entry-level contracts.
ST. LOUIS BLUES-Fired Dave Baseggio, coach of Peoria (AHL).
American Hockey League
HARTFORD WOLF PACK-Recalled G Matt Zaba from Idaho (ECHL).
ECHL-Suspended South Carolina D Rory Rawlyk one game for his actions during an April 15 game against Augusta.