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Cole's Notes From Around the League: 2/28/15-3/6/15

The latest in transaction news from across the NHL.

Bruce Fedyck-USA TODAY Sports

Anaheim Ducks

Anaheim acquired winger Tomas Fleischmann from Florida. They reassigned winger Chris Wagner to AHL Norfolk. They acquired defenceman James Wisniewski and a third-round draft pick, originally Detroit's, from Columbus. They acquired defenceman Simon Despres from Pittsburgh. They acquired centre Michael Sgarbossa from Colorado. They acquired defenceman Korbinian Holzer from Toronto.

Arizona Coyotes

Arizona acquired defenceman Klas Dahlbeck and a 2015 first-round pick. They reassigned defenceman Dylan Reese and winger Henrik Samuelsson to AHL Portland. They acquired defenceman John Moore, winger Anthony Duclair, a 2015 second-round pick, and a 2016 first-round pick from the Rangers. They acquired centre Maxim Letunov from St. Louis. They claimed wingers Tye McGinn and Craig Cunningham off waivers from San Jose and Boston, respectively. They acquired goaltender David Leggio from the Islanders and reassigned him. They reassigned winger Lucas Lessio.

Boston Bruins

Boston reassigned goaltender Jeremy Smith to AHL Providence following an emergency recall. They acquired winger Brett Connolly from Tampa Bay. They acquired centre Maxime Talbot and winger Paul Carey from Colorado and winger Zach Phillips from Minnesota. They signed centre Justin Hickman to an entry-level contract. They signed defenceman Torey Krug to a one-year extension worth $3.4M and winger Reilly Smith to a two-year extension worth $6.85M.

Buffalo Sabres

Buffalo acquired a 2016 fifth-round pick and winger Jack Nevins and a 2016 seventh-round pick from Montreal. They acquired goaltender Chad Johnson and a 2016 third-round pick in 2016 from the Islanders. They acquired a 2017 second-round pick from Minnesota. They recalled centres Mikhail Grigorenko, Tim Schaller, and winger Jerry D'Amigo from AHL Rochester. They recalled goaltender Andrey Makarov.

Calgary Flames

Calgary recalled centre Drew Shore from AHL Adirondack. They acquired a 2015 second-round pick from Vancouver. They claimed defenceman David Schlemko off waivers from Dallas. They acquired 2015 second- and third-round picks from Washington. They reassigned centre Markus Granlund.

Carolina Hurricanes

Carolina acquired defenceman Jack Hillen and a 2015 fourth-round pick from Washington. Carolina recalled defenceman Rasmus Rissanen from AHL Charlotte. They signed centre Jay McClement to a two-year extension.

Chicago Blackhawks

Chicago acquired centre Antoine Vermette from Arizona. They reassigned defenceman Kyle Cumiskey to AHL Rockford. They acquired centre Andrew Desjardins from San Jose.

Colorado Avalanche

Colorado recalled defenceman Karl Stollery from AHL Lake Erie. They acquired winger Jordan Caron and a 2016 sixth-round pick from Boston, centre Freddie Hamilton from San Jose, and defenceman Mat Clark from Anaheim. They recalled centre Joey Hishon. Winger Gabriel Landeskog has been fined $5000 by the NHL for punching Minnesota's Mikko Koivu while both were on the benches. Winger Cody McLeod has been fined $3091.40 by the NHL for leaving the bench to start a fight with Minnesota's Mikael Granlund.

Columbus Blue Jackets

Columbus reassigned goaltender Oscar Dansk to AHL Springfield. Columbus signed winger Cam Atkinson to a three-year extension. They acquired centre William Karlsson, winger Rene Bourque, and a 2015 second-round pick from Anaheim. They acquired defenceman Justin Falk and a 2015 fifth-round pick from Minnesota. They signed centre Nick Moutrey to an entry-level contract.

Dallas Stars

Dallas reassigned wingers Brett Ritchie and Curtis McKenzie to AHL Texas. They acquired defenceman Mattias Backman, centre Mattias Janmark, and a 2015 second-round pick in 2015 from Detroit. They recalled defenceman Patrik Nemeth.

Detroit Red Wings

Detroit recalled defenceman Xavier Ouellet from AHL Grand Rapids. They acquired winger Erik Cole and a conditional 2015 third-round pick from Dallas. They acquired defenceman Marek Zidlicky and a conditional 2016 third-round pick from New Jersey. They reassigned winger Teemu Pulkkinen.

Edmonton Oilers

Edmonton acquired a 2015 second-round pick and a conditional 2015 fifth-round pick, originally Colorado's ,from Montreal. They reassigned defenceman Martin Marincin, goaltender Richard Bachman, winger Ryan Hamilton, and defenceman Jordan Oesterle to AHL Oklahoma City. AHL Oklahoma City acquired winger Brad Winchester from AHL Norfolk for future considerations.

Florida Panthers

Florida acquired winger Dany Heatley and a 2015 third-round pick from Anaheim. They reassigned winger Garrett Wilson to AHL San Antonio. They recalled goaltenders Dan Ellis and Sam Brittain, the latter from ECHL Cincinnatti. They recalled defenceman Shane O'Brien and reassigned him the next day.

Los Angeles Kings

Los Angeles made no moves this week.

Minnesota Wild

Minnesota acquired defenceman Jordan Leopold from Columbus. They acquired winger Chris Stewart from Minnesota. They acquired winger Jared Knight from Boston and reassigned winger Stephane Veilleux to AHL Iowa.

Montreal Canadiens

Montreal reassigned defenceman Greg Pateryn and winger Michael Bournival to AHL Hamilton. They acquired defenceman Jeff Petry from Edmonton. They acquired forward Brian Flynn and centre Torrey Mitchell from Buffalo.

Nashville Predators

Nashville made no moves this week.

New Jersey Devils

New Jersey acquired a conditional 2016 third-round pick from Detroit. They reassigned goaltender Scott Clemmensen to AHL Albany.

New York Islanders

The Islanders acquired winger Tyler Kennedy from San Jose. They acquired centre Dustin Jeffrey from Vancouver. They acquired defenceman Mark Louis from Arizona. They acquired goaltender Michal Neuvirth from the Buffalo Sabres. Winger Matt Martin has been suspended one game by the NHL for kneeing Dallas' Trevor Daley.

New York Rangers

The Rangers signed winger Mats Zuccarello to a four-year extension. They acquired defencemen Keith Yandle and Chris Summers and a 2015 fourth-round pick from Arizona. They acquired winger Carl Klingberg from Winnipeg. The Rangers acquired winger James Sheppard from San Jose.

Ottawa Senators

Ottawa reassigned goaltender Chris Driedger to ECHL Evansville.

Philadelphia Flyers

Philadelphia reassigned goaltender Rob Zepp to AHL Lehigh Valley. They signed centre Pierre-Edouard Bellemare to a multi-year extension. Philadelphia recalled defenceman Radko Gudas, and 2015 first- and third-round picks from Tampa Bay. They signed winger Tyrell Goulbourne to an entry-level contract.

Pittsburgh Penguins

Pittsburgh acquired defenceman Ian Cole from St. Louis. They acquired defenceman Ben Lovejoy from Anaheim.

San Jose Sharks

San Jose reassigned centre Chris Tierney to AHL Worcester. They acquired a 2015 fourth-round pick from the Rangers. They acquired defenceman Karl Stollery from Colorado. They acquired winger Ben Smith and a conditional 2017 draft pick from Chicago. They acquired a conditional 2015/2016 draft pick from the Islanders. They recalled Tierney. They signed goaltender Aaron Dell for the remainder of the season.

St. Louis Blues

St. Louis acquired defenceman Zbynek Michalek from Arizona. They acquired centre Olli Jokinen from Toronto. They acquired defenceman Robert Bortuzzo and a 2016 seventh-round pick from Pittsburgh.

Tampa Bay Lightning

Tampa Bay reassigned defenceman Luke Witkowski to AHL Syracuse. They acquired defenceman Braydon Coburn from Philadelphia.

Toronto Maple Leafs

Toronto acquired forward Joakim Lindstrom and a conditional 2016 sixth-round pick from St. Louis. They acquired defenceman Eric Brewer and a 2016 fifth-round pick from Anaheim. Winger Richard Panik has been fined $2000 by the NHL for diving.

Vancouver Canucks

Vancouver reassigned defenceman Frank Corrado to AHL Utica. They acquired winger Sven Baertschi from Calgary. They acquired winger Cory Conacher from the Islanders. They reassigned goaltender Jacob Markstrom, winger Ronalds Kenins, defenceman Adam Clendening, and defenceman Alex Biega to AHL Utica, recalling all except Biega.

Washington Capitals

Washington acquired defenceman Tim Gleason from Carolina. They reassigned defenceman Cameron Schilling and winger Aaron Volpatti to AHL Hershey. They acquired winger Curtis Glencross from Calgary. They reassigned winger Andre Burakovsky.

Winnipeg Jets

Winnipeg reassigned centre Eric O'Dell to AHL St. John's. They reassigned winger Carl Klingberg. They acquired winger Lee Stempniak from the Rangers.

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