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Cole's Notes from Around the League: 2/4/17-2/10/17

The latest in transaction news from across the NHL.

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Anaheim Ducks

The Ducks recalled defenceman Brandon Montour from AHL San Diego. Defenceman Mark Fistric, who last played in the NHL for Anaheim in 2014/15, has joined the Stony Plain Eagles of the Chinook Hockey League.

Arizona Coyotes

The Coyotes made no moves this week.

Boston Bruins

The Bruins recalled winger Peter Cehlarik from AHL Providence. They recalled goaltender Anton Khudobin and reassigned goaltender Zane McIntyre. They have fired head coach Claude Julien and named assistant coach Bruce Cassidy interim head coach.

Buffalo Sabres

The Sabres reassigned centre Cal O’Reilly from AHL Rochester and recalled winger Justin Bailey. They signed defenceman Justin Falk to an extension. They claimed centre Derek Grant off waivers from Nashville and reassigned him. They recalled Grant and winger Evan Rodrigues.

Calgary Flames

The Flames made no moves this week. Goaltender Karri Ramo, who played for Calgary from 2013/14 to 2015/16, has been released from his PTO with AHL Toronto.

Carolina Hurricanes

The Hurricanes made no moves this week.

Chicago Blackhawks

The Blackhawks made no moves this week. Defenceman Kyle Cumiskey, who spent the last two seasons before this one with the Chicago organization, has been released by the SHL’s Skelleftea AIK.

Colorado Avalanche

The Avalanche reassigned goaltender Spencer Martin to AHL San Antonio and recalled goaltender Jeremy Smith. They reassigned defenceman Eric Gelinas.

Columbus Blue Jackets

The Blue Jackets recalled winger Markus Hannikainen from AHL Cleveland on an emergency basis. They reassigned Hannikainen following his emergency recall. They recalled winger Oliver Bjorkstrand on an emergency basis. They reassigned Bjorkstrand following his emergency recall and recalled goaltender Anton Forsberg and reassigned goaltender Joonas Korpisalo.

Dallas Stars

The Stars reassigned defenceman Julius Honka to AHL Texas.

Detroit Red Wings

The Red Wings reassigned goaltender Jimmy Howard to AHL Grand Rapids for conditioning purposes. They recalled Howard from his conditioning stint. Owner Mike Ilitch has passed away at age 87.

Edmonton Oilers

The Oilers recalled defencemen Griffin Reinhart and Jordan Oesterle from AHL Bakersfield. They reassigned Reinhart, Oesterle, and centre Anton Lander. They recalled Lander and Oesterle.

Florida Panthers

The Panthers made no moves this week. Defenceman Keith Yandle has been fined $2000 for diving.

Los Angeles Kings

The Kings made no moves this week.

Minnesota Wild

The Wild recalled defenceman Gustav Olofsson from AHL Iowa and reassigned defenceman Mike Reilly. They reassigned centre Alex Tuch.

Montreal Canadiens

The Canadiens recalled wingers Michael McCarron and Daniel Carr from AHL St. John’s and reassigned winger Jacob De La Rose.

Nashville Predators

The Predators acquired centre Vernon Fiddler from New Jersey. They recalled goaltender Marek Mazanec from AHL Milwaukee and reassigned goaltender Juuse Saros. They reassigned centre Mike Ribeiro. They recalled Saros and reassigned Mazanec. They recalled winger Pontus Aberg.

New Jersey Devils

The Devils acquired a fourth-round pick in the 2017 NHL Entry Draft from Nashville. They reassigned defenceman Karl Stollery to AHL Albany. They recalled Stollery. They reassigned Stollery and winger Joseph Blandisi.

New York Islanders

The Islanders made no moves this week.

New York Rangers

The Rangers made no moves this week.

Ottawa Senators

The Senators made no moves this week.

Philadelphia Flyers

The Flyers recalled centre Jordan Weal from AHL Lehigh Valley.

Pittsburgh Penguins

The Penguins recalled winger Josh Archibald from AHL Wilkes-Barre/Scranton.

San Jose Sharks

The Sharks reassigned winger Kevin Labanc and defenceman Tim Heed to AHL San Jose and recalled winger Marcus Sorensen and defenceman Joakim Ryan. They recalled Labanc and Heed and reassigned Ryan and Ryan Carpenter.

St. Louis Blues

The Blues recalled wingers Magnus Paajarvi and Kenny Agostino from AHL Chicago. Winger Martin Havlat, who last played in the NHL for St. Louis in 2015/16, has retired from pro hockey.

Tampa Bay Lightning

The Lightning recalled winger Joel Vermin from AHL Syracuse. They recalled Vermin and winger Michael Bournival. They recalled winger Erik Condra. Winger Jeff Tambellini, who spent 2015/16 with the Tampa Bay organization, has signed in Sweden with the SHL’s Vaxjo Lakers.

Toronto Maple Leafs

The Maple Leafs claimed defenceman Alexey Marchenko off waivers from the Detroit Red Wings. They reassigned defenceman Frank Corrado to AHL Toronto.

Vancouver Canucks

The Canucks made no moves this week.

Washington Capitals

The Capitals reassigned winger Jakub Vrana from AHL Hershey. recalled winger Zachary Sanford.

Winnipeg Jets

The Jets reassigned winger Brandon Tanev to AHL Manitoba. They waived defenceman Julian Melchiori.