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Cole's Notes From Around the League: 1/23/16-1/29/16

The latest in transaction news from across the NHL.

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Anaheim Ducks

Anaheim recalled defenceman Simon Despres from a long-term conditioning stint with AHL San Diego. Centre Shawn Horcoff has been suspended 20 games for violating the NHL's performance-enhancing drug policy. They reassigned defenceman Shea Theodore.

Arizona Coyotes

Arizona recalled winger Christian Thomas from AHL Springfield. They reassigned Thomas.

Boston Bruins

Boston reassigned winger David Pastrnak to AHL Providence.

Buffalo Sabres

Buffalo reassigned centres Cal O'Reilly, Tim Schaller, and Philip Varone to AHL Rochester.

Calgary Flames

Calgary made no moves this week. Defenceman Dennis Wideman has been suspended indefinitely pending a disciplinary hearing for cross-checking a linesman.

Carolina Hurricanes

Carolina reassigned winger Phillip Di Giuseppe and goaltender Daniel Altshuller to AHL Charlotte. Winger Evgenii Dadonov, who last played in the Carolina organization in 2011/12, has agreed to end his contract with the KHL's SKA St. Petersburg following this season with the intention of joining the NHL. Carolina still owns his NHL rights.

Chicago Blackhawks

Chicago recalled forward Mark McNeill from AHL Rockford. They signed GM Stan Bowman to an extension. They reassigned McNeill. Centre Jonathan Toews has been suspended one game for sitting out the All-Star Game.

Colorado Avalanche

Colorado recalled goaltender Roman Will from AHL San Antonio. They reassigned Will.

Columbus Blue Jackets

Columbus reassigned winger Josh Anderson to AHL Lake Erie. They reassigned goaltender Anton Forsberg to AHL Lake Erie for conditioning purposes following an emergency recall.

Dallas Stars

Dallas reassigned defenceman Esa Lindell to AHL Texas.

Detroit Red Wings

Detroit recalled winger Eric Tangradi and defenceman Nick Jensen to AHL Grand Rapids and reassigned centre Joakim Andersson. They recalled Andersson and reassigned Tangradi and Jensen.

Edmonton Oilers

Edmonton reassigned winger Zack Kassian and defencemen Griffin Reinhart and Brad Hunt to AHL Bakersfield. They claimed defenceman Adam Clendening off waivers from Anaheim. Winger Ryan Smyth, who played for Edmonton from 2011/12 to 2013/14 before retiring, has joined the Stony Plain Eagles of Alberta's Chinook Hockey League (senior AAA).

Florida Panthers

Florida reassigned defenceman Dylan Olsen to AHL Portland following his emergency recall. They signed centre Aleksander Barkov to an extension.

Los Angeles Kings

Los Angeles reassigned winger Kyle Clifford to AHL Ontario for conditioning purposes. Winger Milan Lucic has been suspended one game by the NHL for roughing Arizona's Kevin Connauton.

Minnesota Wild

Minnesota reassigned winger Jordan Schroeder and defenceman Tyson Strachan to AHL Iowa Wild.

Montreal Canadiens

Montreal reassigned winger Jacob De La Rose to AHL St. John's.

Nashville Predators

Nashville reassigned winger Kevin Fiala to AHL Milwaukee.

New Jersey Devils

New Jersey recalled defenceman Marc-Andre Gragnani from AHL Albany and reassigned centre Sergey Kalinin. They recalled Kalinin and reassigned centre Joseph Blandisi, winger Reid Boucher, and defenceman Seth Helgeson.

New York Islanders

The Islanders reassigned defenceman Scott Mayfield to AHL Bridgeport.

New York Rangers

The Rangers made no moves this week.

Ottawa Senators

Ottawa reassigned centre Max McCormick and winger Matt Puempel to AHL Binghamton.

Philadelphia Flyers

Philadelphia recalled goaltender Jason LaBarbera from AHL Lehigh Valley on an emergency basis. They reassigned LaBarbera following his emergency recall.

Pittsburgh Penguins

Pittsburgh recalled winger Scott Wilson from AHL Wilkes-Barre/Scranton. They reassigned Wilson and winger Conor Sheary. Winger Craig Adams, who played for Pittsburgh from 2009 through last season, has retired.

San Jose Sharks

San Jose recalled winger Raffi Torres from his conditioning stint with AHL San Jose. They have placed Torres on waivers.

St. Louis Blues

St. Louis reassigned winger Ty Rattie to AHL Chicago following an emergency recall and reassigned goaltender Jordan Binnington.

Tampa Bay Lightning

Tampa Bay made no moves this week.

Toronto Maple Leafs

Toronto reassigned winger Josh Leivo to AHL Toronto.

Vancouver Canucks

Vancouver reassigned winger Michael Zalewski to AHL Utica.

Washington Capitals

Washington reassigned defenceman Ryan Stanton to AHL Hershey. Winger Alex Ovechkin has been suspended one game for sitting out the All-Star Game.

Winnipeg Jets

Winnipeg reassigned winger JC Lipon to AHL Manitoba. They recalled defenceman Paul Postma from his conditioning stint. They reassigned centre Patrice Cormier.