National Hockey League
NHLPA-Fired Ted Saskin, executive director.
ST. LOUIS BLUES-Extended the contracts of Ray Bennett, Rick Wamsley and Brad Shaw, assistant coaches, and Scott Masters, video coach. Announced it has extended the contracts of Peoria coach Dave Baseggio and Brent Thompson, assistant coach.
TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS-Signed F Alexei Ponikarovsky to a three-year contract extension.
American Hockey League
AHL-Suspended Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins F Ryan Stone for one game as a result of his actions during an AHL playoff game on May 9.
PEORIA RIVERMEN-Signed F Josh Soares to a one-year contract.
WILKES-BARRE/SCRANTON PENGUINS-Announced D Kris Letang has been re-assigned from Val d'Or (QMJHL) by Pittsburgh (NHL).