National Hockey League
LOS ANGELES KINGS-Placed D Richard Petiot on the injured reserve list.
OTTAWA SENATORS-Recalled D Tomas Malec from Binghamton of the AHL.
PITTSBURGH PENGUINS-Announced Jim Balsillie has signed an agreement to buy the team.
American Hockey League
IOWA STARS-Announced LW Loui Eriksson and RW Vojtech Polak have been loaned to the team by the Dallas Stars.
CHARLOTTE CHECKERS-Named Tera Black vice president. Announced Hartford of the AHL have assigned F Rick Kozak, F Bruce Graham, G Chris Holt and D Ryan Constant to the team.
COLUMBIA INFERNO-Announced G Todd Ford and C Chris St. Jacques have been assigned to the team by the Toronto Maple Leafs and G Rob Gherson and C Luke Fulghum have been assigned to the team from Toronto of the AHL.
READING ROYALS-Announced F Greg Hogeboom has been assigned to the team from Manchester of the AHL. Released F Kevin Saurette.
STOCKTON THUNDER-Signed G Cam Ellsworth, D Iain McPhee and LW Eric Main.
TOLEDO STORM-Added F Scooter Smith and F Jamie Tardif to the roster.
VICTORIA SALMON KINGS-Agreed to terms with D Gustav Engman and D Jeff MacAulay.