The Ducks reassigned defenceman Jacob Larsson to AHL San Diego. They recalled goaltender Anthony Stolarz. They recalled left winger Max Comtois and defenceman Josh Mahura and reassigned left winger Max Jones.
The Bruins reassigned centre Jack Studnicka to AHL Providence and reassigned defenceman John Moore for conditioning purposes. They recalled Moore from his conditioning stint and reassigned centre Brendan Gaunce.
Centre Matt Stajan, who last played in the NHL for Calgary, has retired from pro hockey. Drafted in the second round, 57th overall, by the Toronto Maple Leafs, Stajan has 413 points (146G, 267A) in 1003 games, as well as four points (1G, 3A) in 17 playoff games, for Toronto (2002/03-partway through 2009/10) and Calgary (partway through 2009/10-2017/18). Stajan posted career highs of 57 points and 19 goals with Toronto and Calgary in 2010, and 40 assists in 2009 with Toronto. In his last NHL season, Stajan scored 12 poitns (4G, 8A) in 68 games for Calgary. In his last pro season, Stajan, 35, scored 33 points in 52 games for Munich of the DEL.
The Hurricanes recalled centre Brian Gibbons from AHL Charlotte.
The Blackhawks recalled defenceman Ian McCoshen from AHL Rockford and reassigned centre Matthew Highmore. They recalled goaltender Kevin Lankinen on an emergency basis. They reassigned Lankinen following his emergency recall.
The Blue Jackets recalled defenceman Andrew Peeke from AHL Cleveland.
The Stars reassigned defenceman Joel Hanley to AHL Texas.
The Red Wings acquired goaltender Eric Comrie from Arizona. They recalled defenceman Jonathan Ericsson from AHL Grand Rapids and reassigned goaltender Calvin Pickard. They reassigned left wingers Filip Zadina and Taro Hirose. They recalled Zadina. Left winger David Booth, who layed for Detroit in 2017/18, has signed a one-year contract in Norway with the Get Ligaen’s Manglerud.
The Oilers recalled goaltender Stuart Skinner from AHL Bakersfield on an emergency basis. They recalled defenceman Joel Persson, reassigned Skinner following his emergency recall and reassigned defenceman Caleb Jones. They recalled centre Colby Cave.
The Panthers recalled centre Aleksi Saarela from AHL Springfield.
The Kings made no moves this week.
The Canadiens recalled centre Matthew Peca and goaltender Cayden Primeau from AHL Laval. They reassigned goaltender Keith Kinkaid. They reassigned defenceman Gustav Olofsson. They recalled defenceman Otto Leskinen.
The Devils fired head coach John Hynes and named Alain Nasreddine interim head coach. reassigned defenceman Connor Carrick to AHL Binghamton for conditioning purposes and recalled defenceman Colton White. Left winger Eric Tangradi, who played for New Jersey last season, has signed a one-year contract with AHL Grand Rapids.
The Flyers recalled centre Mikhail Vorobyev from AHL Lehigh Valley.
The Blues reassigned defenceman Derrick Pouliot to AHL San Antonio.
The Maple Leafs recalled defenceman Martin Marincin from AHL Toronto. They reassigned Marincin and centre Nic Petan. They reassigned left winger Mason Marchment. They recalled Petan, Marincin, and left winger Pontus Aberg.
The Canucks recalled left winger Antoine Roussel from his conditioning stint with AHL Utica and recalled defenceman Jalen Chatfield. They recalled goaltender Michael DiPietro. They recalled left winger Nikolay Goldobin.
The Golden Knights recalled centre Nicolas Roy from AHL Chicago on an emergency basis. They acquired left winger Chandler Stephenson from Washington and reassigned Roy following his emergency recall. They reassigned goaltender Garret Sparks following his emergency recall.
The Capitals reassigned defenceman Christian Djoos and left winger Beck Malenstyn to AHL Hershey. They acquired a 2021 fifth-round pick from Vegas. Left winger Wojtek Wolski, who last played in the NHL for Washington in 2012/13, has been released from his contract with the KHL’s Kunlun Redstar.