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Cole's Notes From Around the League: 1/17/15-1/23/15

The latest transactions from across the NHL.

Kelvin Kuo-USA TODAY Sports

Anaheim Ducks

Anaheim reassigned defenceman Mark Fistric to AHL Norfolk.

Arizona Coyotes

Arizona recalled goaltender Mike McKenna from AHL Portland and reassigned goaltender Mike Lee, forward Lucas Lessio, and defencemen Brandon Gormley and Philip Samuelsson.

Boston Bruins

Boston made no moves this week.

Buffalo Sabres

Buffalo reassigned winger Matt Ellis and centre Philip Varone to AHL Rochester.

Calgary Flames

Calgary recalled defenceman Tyler Wotherspoon from AHL Adirondack and reassigned centre Drew Shore. They reassigned Wotherspoon, goaltender Joni Ortio, and centre Markus Granlund.

Carolina Hurricanes

Carolina reassigned defenceman Ryan Murphy to AHL Charlotte.

Chicago Blackhawks

Chicago made no moves this week.

Colorado Avalanche

Colorado reassigned winger Dennis Everberg to AHL Lake Erie.

Columbus Blue Jackets

Columbus reassigned centre Sean Collins to AHL Springfield. They reassigned winger Josh Anderson.

Dallas Stars

Dallas recalled defenceman Jyrki Jokipakka and winger Curtis McKenzie from AHL Texas. They reassigned McKenzie. They reassigned Jokipakka and Jamie Oleksiak. They signed centre Travis Morin to a two-year extension. Winger Ray Whitney, who last saw NHL action with Dallas from 2012/13 to 2013/14, has retired from hockey.

Detroit Red Wings

Detroit reassigned winger Teemu Pulkkinen to AHL Grand Rapids.

Edmonton Oilers

Edmonton made no moves this week.

Florida Panthers

Florida reassigned centre Vincent Trocheck to AHL San Antonio.

Los Angeles Kings

Los Angeles recalled goaltender Jean-Francois Berube from AHL Manchester. They reassigned defenceman Jeff Schultz. They reassigned Berube and centre Nick Shore.

Minnesota Wild

Minnesota reassigned centre Jordan Schroeder and defenceman Jonathon Blum to AHL Iowa. They reassigned defenceman Matt Dumba. They reassigned defenceman Justin Falk. Winger Ruslan Fedotenko has signed a pro try-out contract with AHL Iowa.

Montreal Canadiens

Montreal reassigned goaltender Joey MacDonald to AHL Hamilton. Winger Georges Laraque, who retired after playing for Montreal from 2008/09 to 2009/10, signed a two-game contract with Fana IHK in Norway's third-level league. Defenceman Douglas Murray, who last saw NHL action in 2013/14 with Montreal, signed with Kolner Haie of the German Elite League.

Nashville Predators

Nashville recalled defenceman Anthony Bitetto from AHL Milwaukee. They reassigned Bitetto. They reassigned winger Viktor Stalberg. They reassigned goaltender Marek Mazanec.

New Jersey Devils

New Jersey reassigned winger Joe Whitney to AHL Albany.

New York Islanders

The Islanders made no moves this week.

New York Rangers

The Rangers signed defenceman Marc Staal to a six-year extension reportedly worth $34.2M.

Ottawa Senators

Ottawa has placed winger Jakub Culek on unconditional waivers. Winger Todd Bertuzzi has been released from his try-out with AHL Binghamton.

Philadelphia Flyers

Philadelphia recalled winger Jason Akeson from AHL Lehigh Valley. They recalled defencemen Oliver Lauridsen and Brandon Manning. They reassigned Lauridsen and Manning.

Pittsburgh Penguins

Pittsburgh recalled winger Bobby Farnham from AHL Wilkes-Barre/Scranton. They reassigned Farnham and recalled defenceman Derrick Pouliot. They reassigned Pouliot, Andrew Ebbett, and Scott Harrington.

San Jose Sharks

San Jose recalled defenceman Dylan DeMelo from AHL Worcester and reassigned defenceman Mirco Mueller for conditioning. They reassigned DeMelo and centres Tomas Hertl and Barclay Goodrow.

St. Louis Blues

St. Louis made no moves this week.

Tampa Bay Lightning

Tampa Bay made no moves this week.

Toronto Maple Leafs

Toronto recalled winger Josh Leivo and defenceman Stuart Percy from AHL Toronto and reassigned centre Sam Carrick and winger Troy Bodie. They reassigned Leivo, Percy, and winger Matt Frattin.

Vancouver Canucks

Vancouver made no moves this week.

Washington Capitals

Washington reassigned defenceman Steve Oleksy to AHL Hershey.

Winnipeg Jets

Winnipeg made no moves this week.

That's it for this week, thanks for reading. Check back next week for more.