Movements in the world of hockey Thursday:
National Hockey League
BOSTON BRUINS-Signed F Matt Marquardt.
PHOENIX COYOTES-Announced C Blake Wheeler has rejected a contract offer, making him a free agent.
American Hockey League
HAMILTON BULLDOGS-Named Paul Giordano director of brand marketing, Aaron Gogishvili director of the Bulldogs Foundation and Andrew Staios digital media coordinator.
TORONTO MARLIES-Signed G Michael Ouzas.
International Hockey League
KALAMAZOO WINGS-Named Nick Bootland director of hockey operations/coach.
United Hockey League
QUAD CITY FLAMES-Named Michael Peterson director of marketing and promotions.