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Cole’s Notes From Around the League: 11/17/18-11/23/18

The latest in transaction news from across the NHL.

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Anaheim Ducks

The Ducks recalled defencemen Jake Dotchin and Josh Mahura and goaltender Kevin Boyle from AHL San Diego and reassigned defenceman Luke Schenn. They reassigned Boyle.

Arizona Coyotes

The Coyotes recalled centre Mario Kempe from AHL Tucson. They reassigned defenceman Dakota Mermis. They reassigned Kempe. They reassigned goaltender Hunter Miska.

Boston Bruins

The Bruins recalled centre Colby Cave from AHL Providence. They reassigned defenceman Jakub Zboril.

Buffalo Sabres

The Sabres recalled defenceman Lawrence Pilut from AHL Rochester.

Calgary Flames

The Flames reassigned defenceman Dalton Prout to AHL Stockton for conditioning purposes. They recalled defenceman Oliver Kylington and left winger Ryan Lomberg.

Carolina Hurricanes

The Hurricanes reassigned centre Clark Bishop to AHL Charlotte.

Chicago Blackhawks

The Blackhawks made no moves this week.

Colorado Avalanche

The Avalanche made no moves this week. Right winger Mikko Rantanen has been fined $2000 for diving.

Columbus Blue Jackets

The Blue Jackets reassigned defenceman Gabriel Carlsson to AHL Cleveland on an emergency basis.

Dallas Stars

The Stars recalled defenceman Ben Gleason and left winger Roope Hintz from AHL Texas. They recalled goaltender Landon Bow. They reassigned Gleason and recalled defenceman Taylor Fedun.

Detroit Red Wings

The Red Wings reassigned centre Wade Megan to AHL Grand Rapids. They recalled centre Christoffer Ehn.

Edmonton Oilers

The Oilers have fired head coach Todd McLellan and named Ken Hitchcock their new head coach. They acquired defenceman Chris Wideman from Ottawa. They reassigned centre Coooper Marody.

Florida Panthers

The Panthers recalled left winger Micheal Haley from his conditioning stint with AHL Springfield and recalled left winger Dryden Hunt and reassigned centres Denis Malgin and Maxim Mamin. They reassigned defenceman Josh Brown.

Los Angeles Kings

The Kings recalled left winger Austin Wagner from AHL Ontario. They acquired centre Pavel Jenys from Minnesota. They reassigned centre Michael Amadio. They reassigned Jenys.

Minnesota Wild

The Wild acquired defenceman Stepan Falkovsky from Los Angeles. They reassigned Falkovsky to AHL Iowa. They recalled goaltender Kaapo Kahkonen on an emergency basis.

Montreal Canadiens

The Canadiens recalled centre Michael Chaput from AHL Laval. They recalled defenceman Brett Kulak.

Nashville Predators

The Predators reassigned right winger Rocco Grimaldi to AHL Milwaukee.

New Jersey Devils

The Devils recalled defenceman Eric Gryba from AHL Binghamton. They reassigned defenceman Steve Santini for long-term conditioning purposes. They reassigned Gryba.

New York Islanders

The Islanders made no moves this week.

New York Rangers

The Rangers reassigned centre Vinni Lettieri to AHL Hartford. They recalled centre Steven Fogarty. They recalled left winger Tim Gettinger.

Ottawa Senators

The Senators acquired a 2020 sixth-round pick from Edmonton.

Philadelphia Flyers

The Flyers recalled left winger Tyrell Goulbourne from AHL Lehigh Valley and reassigned right winger Nicolas Aube-Kubel. They recalled goaltender Anthony Stolarz.

Pittsburgh Penguins

The Penguins recalled left winger Garrett Wilson from AHL Wilkes-Barre/Scranton. They recalled goaltender Tristan Jarry on an emergency basis.

San Jose Sharks

The Sharks recalled centre Dylan Gambrell from AHL San Jose and reassigned centre Rourke Chartier. They reassigned Gambrell and recalled left winger Lukas Radil.

St. Louis Blues

The Blues have fired head coach Mike Yeo and named Craig Berube interim head coach.

Tampa Bay Lightning

The Lightning made no moves this week.

Toronto Maple Leafs

The Maple Leafs made no moves this week.

Vancouver Canucks

The Canucks recalled centre Sam Gagner from his loan to AHL Toronto. They reassigned goaltender Thatcher Demko to AHL Utica. They reassigned goaltender Richard Bachman. They recalled left winger Reid Boucher and reassigned centre Brendan Gaunce.

Vegas Golden Knights

The Golden Knights recalled left winger Daniel Carr from AHL Chicago and reassigned right winger Tomas Hyka.

Washington Capitals

The Capitals recalled goaltender Jonas Siegenthaler from AHL Hershey and reassigned goaltender Ilya Samsonov.

Winnipeg Jets

The Jets reassigned right winger Kristian Vesalainen to AHL Manitoba. They claimed right winger Marko Dano off waivers from Colorado and reassigned Dano.

Centre Rob Schremp, who last played for Atlanta in 2010/11, has retired from pro hockey. Drafted in the first round, 25th overall, in the 2004 NHL Entry Draft by the Edmonton Oilers, Schremp has 54 points (20G, 34A) in 114 games, and no playoff games, for Edmonton (2006/07-2008/09), the Islanders (2009/10-partway through 2010/11), and Atlanta (part of 2010/11). Schremp was considered a very talented player when he was picked, but once he made it to the NHL, he failed to make the most of his skills. The Thrashers let him go rather than qualify his contract after the 2010/11 season and he has spent the seven seasons since then playing overseas. Since he left the NHL, he has played for MODO Hockey of the SHL, Dinamo Riga of the KHL, now-defunct Latvian-based Metalurgs Liepaja of the Belarusian Extra League A, EC Salzburg of Austria’s EBEL, Ev Zug of the Swiss National League A, SCL Tigers of the Swiss NLB, Skelleftea AIK of the SHL, the AHL’s Portland Pirates, a second stint with SCL Tigers after their 2016 promotion to the NLA, the DEL’s Nurnberg Ice Tigers, and a second stint with EC Salzburg. Schremp’s NHL career-highs are 26 points and 13 goals, both in 2011 with the Islanders and Atlanta, and 18 assists in 2010 with the Islanders. Schremp finished his last NHL season with 26 points (13G, 13A) in 63 games between the Islanders and Atlanta. Schremp, 32, retires after finishing his final season with 47 points in 36 games during his second tour with EC Salzburg.