The Coyotes recalled defenceman Kyle Capobianco from AHL Tucson. Centre David Ullstrom, who was last under contract in the NHL with Arizona in 2018/19, has signed in Switzerland with the National League A’s EHC Biel.
The Bruins made no moves this week.
The Flames made no moves this week. Defenceman Ryan Sproul, who attended training camp with Calgary in 2018, has signed a one-year contract in China with the Kunlun Redstar.
The Blackhawks reassigned centre Kirby Dach to AHL Rockford for conditioning purposes.
The Avalanche reassigned defenceman Kevin Connauton to AHL Colorado.
The Blue Jackets reassigned centre Liam Foudy to AHL Cleveland.
The Panthers made no moves this week.
The Kings recalled left winger Nikolai Prokhorkin from AHL Ontario and reassigned defenceman Tobias Bjornfot and right winger Carl Grundstrom.
The Wild recalled centre Gerald Mayhew from AHL Iowa.
The Canadiens made no moves this week.
The Predators made no moves this week.
The Islanders recalled centre Oliver Wahlstrom from AHL Bridgeport. They reassigned defenceman Bode Wilde. Defenceman Milan Jurcina, who last played in the NHL for the Islanders from 2010/11 to 2011/12, has signed a one-month tryout contract in Czechia with the Czech Extraliga’s HC Sparta Praha.
The Rangers made no moves this week.
The Penguins made no moves this week.
The Blues signed right winger Mathias Laferriere to a three-year entry-level contract.
Right winger Chris Thorburn has retired from pro hockey. Drafted in the second round, 50th overall, in the 2001 NHL Entry Draft, Thorburn has 134 points (53G, 81A) in 801 games, as well as zero points in four playoff games, for Buffalo (2005/06), Pittsburgh (2006/07), Atlanta/Winnipeg (2007/08-2016/17), and St. Louis (2017/18-2018/19). Thorburn’s career-highs are 19 points and nine goals in 2010/11 with Atlanta and 13 assists in 2008 with Atlanta. Spending the vast majority of his career with the Thrashers/Jets, Thorburn’s main role as a fourth-line enforcer. Though not a very effective player at much of anything, he was tough and good in the room. Thorburn’s playing time was reduced dramatically after 2017. He was claimed in the expansion draft by Vegas as part of an a swap of first-round picks and then traded to St. Louis, where he scored seven points (1G, 6A) in 50 games, in what would be his last real NHL season. Thorburn finished his last season with seven points in 40 games for AHL San Antonio and zero points in one game for St. Louis. Thorburn, 36, was considered a part of the team’s Stanley Cup victory and accompanied the team to the White House for their championship visit.
The Lightning made no moves this week.
The Maple Leafs recalled defenceman Kevin Gravel from AHL Toronto and reassigned defenceman Rasmus Sandin. Defenceman Steven Oleksy, who was last under contract in the NHL with Toronto in 2018/19, has been released from his PTO with AHL Wilkes-Barre/Scranton. Oleksy has signed a one-year contract with AHL Toronto.
The Capitals recalled centre Travis Boyd and defenceman Martin Ferhervary from AHL Hershey.
The Jets recalled defenceman Nelson Nogier from AHL Manitoba.