The Ducks reassigned defenceman Jaycob Megna to AHL San Diego.
The Coyotes signed winger Jens Looke to an entry-level contract.
The Bruins signed defenceman Charles McAvoy to an entry-level contract. They recalled goaltender Zane McIntyre from AHL Providence on an emergency basis. They recalled goaltender Malcolm Subban from AHL Providence on an emergency basis and reassigned McIntyre following an emergency recall.
The Sabres made no moves this week.
The Blackhawks recalled goaltender Jeff Glass from AHL Rockford on an emergency basis.
The Avalanche reassigned winger Rocco Grimaldi and defencemen Duncan Siemens and Anton Lindholm to AHL San Antonio.
The Stars reassigned wingers Denis Gurianov, Remi Elie, and Mark McNeill; centres Jason Dickinson and Gemel Smith; and defenceman Julius Honka to AHL Texas. They fired head coach Lindy Ruff. They reassigned centre Justin Dowling. They hired Ken Hitchcock as head coach.
The Red Wings reassigned wingers Matt Lorito and Tomas Nosek, centre Ben Street, and defenceman Robbie Russo to AHL Grand Rapids.
The Panthers reassigned defenceman Ian McCoshen and MacKenzie Weegar and goaltender Sam Brittain to AHL Springfield. They hired Dale Tallon as GM. They have relieved Tom Rowe of duty as both a GM and coach, but he will remain with the organization in an advisory role. Winger Shawn Thornton has retired from pro hockey.
The Kings reassigned winger Adrian Kempe, centre Jonny Brodzinski, and defenceman Paul LaDue to AHL Ontario. They fired head coach Darryl Sutter and GM Dean Lombardi and named Luc Robitaille team president and Rob Blake GM. They signed winger Joona Koppanen to an entry-level contract. They signed defenceman Chaz Reddekopp to an entry-level contract.
The Canadiens reassigned goaltender Charlie Lindgren to AHL St. John’s and reassigned defenceman Brett Lernout following an emergency recall.
The Devils reassigned wingers Joseph Blandisi, Miles Wood, and Ben Thomson and centre Blake Coleman to AHL Albany.
The Islanders reassigned winger Joshua Ho-Sang, defenceman Adam Pelech, and centre Connor Jones to AHL Bridgeport.
The Rangers recalled goaltender Magnus Hellberg from AHL Hartford on an emergency basis. They reassigned Hellberg and winger Taylor Beck. They signed centre Gabriel Fontaine to an entry-level contract. They signed defenceman Steven Kampfer to an extension.
The Penguins recalled centres Oskar Sundqvist and Jean-Sebastien Dea, and defenceman Derrick Pouliot from AHL Wilkes-Barre/Scranton. They reassigned Pouliot, Sundqvist, Dea, winger Kevin Porter, and centre Dominik Simon.
The Lightning reassigned wingers Michael Bournival and Joel Vermin to AHL Syracuse. They reassigned wingers Cory Conacher and Adam Erne, centres Yanni Gourde and Gabriel Dumont, and defenceman Jake Dotchin.
The Maple Leafs recalled goaltender Garret Sparks from AHL Toronto on an emergency basis.
The Canucks recalled winger Yan-Pavel Lapointe from ECHL Alaska. They reassigned Lapointe, winger Nikolay Goldobin, and goaltender Richard Bachman to AHL Utica. They fired head coach Willie Desjardins.
Vegas Golden Knights
The Golden Knights have hired Gerard Gallant as their head coach.
The Capitals recalled winger Garrett Mitchell and centre Chandler Stephenson from AHL Hershey. They reassigned Mitchell. They reassigned Stephenson. They signed centre Beck Malenstyn to an entry-level contract.
The Jets reassigned winger Kyle Connor and defenceman Nelson Nogier to AHL Manitoba.