National Hockey League
VANCOUVER CANUCKS-Assigned RW Dan Gendur to Everett (WHL) and C Charles-Antoine Messier to Baie-Comeau (QMJHL). Released C Alex Bolduc, RW Evan Fuller, RW Ash Goldie, LW Garet Hunt, G Keyvan Hunt, C Zack Smith, C Martin Thibeault and D Dylan Yeo.
CHARLOTTE CHECKERS-Agreed to terms with D Kirk Dewaele and F Nathan Gillies.
READING ROYALS-Acquired the rights to and signed F Matt Herneisen from Dayton for D Taylor Christie.
Mid-Atlantic Hockey League
VALLEY FORGE FREEDOM-Named Ryan Bouwens general manager.