Movements in the world of hockey Wednesday:
National Hockey League
BUFFALO SABRES-D Teppo Numminen announced his retirement.
CHICAGO BLACKHAWKS-Announced an affiliation agreement with Toledo (ECHL).
MINNESOTA WILD-Named P.J. DeLuca video coordinator and Chris Pietrzak-Wegner strength and conditioning coach.
NEW JERSEY DEVILS-Signed F Brendan Shanahan to a one-year contract.
PITTSBURGH PENGUINS-Named Tony Granato assistant coach.
VANCOUVER CANUCKS-Re-signed RW Jannik Hansen to a one-year contract.
American Hockey League
HAMILTON BULLDOGS-Named Daniel Lacroix and Martin Raymond assistant coaches.
HERSHEY BEARS-Signed LW Alexandre Giroux.
KALAMAZOO WINGS-Announced they have reached an affiliation agreement with the Philadelphia Flyers and San Jose Sharks.
READING ROYALS-Signed G Beau Erickson.
International Hockey League
FORT WAYNE KOMETS-Agreed to terms with C Rick Varone.
QUAD CITY MALLARDS-Named Shawn Hackman executive vice president and general manager.