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Cole’s Notes From Around the League: 2/22/20-2/28/20

The latest in transaction news from across the NHL.

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Anaheim Ducks

The Ducks acquired centre Kyle Criscuolo and a 2020 fourth-round pick from Philadelphia. They claimed centre Andrew Agozzino off waivers from Pittsburgh. They acquired left winger Danton Heinen from Boston. They acquired left winger Sonny Milano from Columbus. They acquired defenceman Christian Djoos from Washington. They acquired defenceman Matt Irwin and a 2022 sixth-round pick from Nashville. They acquired defenceman Joel Persson from Edmonton. They recalled right winger Kiefer Sherwood from AHL San Diego. They reassigned right winger Troy Terry. They reassigned Criscuolo and Persson.

Arizona Coyotes

The Coyotes reassigned goaltender Darcy Kuemper to AHL Tucson for conditioning purposes. They acquired left winger Markus Hannikainen from Columbus. They reassigned defenceman Aaron Ness and goaltender Adin Hill. They recalled Kuemper from his conditioning stint. They reassigned Hannikainen.

Boston Bruins

The Bruins acquired left winger Nick Ritchie from Anaheim. They recalled defenceman Connor Clifton from his conditioning stint with AHL Providence.

Buffalo Sabres

The Sabres acquired right winger Wayne Simmonds from New Jersey. They acquired left winger Dominik Kahun from Pittsburgh. They recalled defenceman Lawrence Pilut from AHL Rochester and reassigned defenceman John Gilmour.

Calgary Flames

The Flames acquired defenceman Derek Forbort from Los Angeles. They acquired defenceman Erik Gustafsson from Chicago. They acquired future considerations from San Jose. They reassigned right winger Buddy Robinson to AHL Stockton. They reassigned defenceman Alexander Yelesin.

Carolina Hurricanes

The Hurricanes acquired centre Vincent Trocheck from Florida. They acquired defenceman Sami Vatanen from New Jersey. They acquired defenceman Brady Skjei from the Rangers. They recalled goaltenders Alex Nedeljkovic and Anton Forsberg from AHL Charlotte.

Chicago Blackhawks

The Blackhawks recalled defenceman Lucas Carlsson from AHL Rockford. They acquired a conditional 2020 third-round pick from Calgary. They acquired goaltender Malcolm Subban, defenceman Slava Demin, and a 2020 second-round pick from Vegas. They acquired defenceman TJ Brennan from Philadelphia and reassigned him to AHL Rockford.

Colorado Avalanche

The Avalanche acquired left winger Vladislav Namestnikov from Ottawa. They acquired goaltender Michael Hutchinson from Toronto. They recalled right winger Logan O’Connor from AHL Colorado. They reassigned centre Sheldon Dries. They reassigned goaltender Hunter Miska.

Columbus Blue Jackets

The Blue Jackets recalled defenceman Gabriel Carlsson from AHL Cleveland. They acquired centre Devin Shore from Anaheim. They acquired a conditional 2020 seventh-round pick from Arizona. They recalled goaltender Joonas Korpisalo from his conditioning stint, reassigned goaltender Matiss Kivlenieks and reassigned Calvin Thurkauf following his emergency recall. They recalled Kivlenieks on an emergency basis. They recalled Thurkauf. They reassigned Thurkauf.

Dallas Stars

The Stars acquired a 2020 sixth-round pick from Florida. They recalled defenceman Taylor Fedun from AHL Texas. They reassigned centre Justin Dowling for conditioning purposes.

Detroit Red Wings

The Red Wings acquired centre Kyle Brodziak and a conditional 2020 or 2021 fourth-round pick from Edmonton. They claimed left winger Dmytro Timashov off waivers from Toronto. They acquired centre Sam Gagner and 2020 and 2021 second-round picks from Edmonton. They reassigned defenceman Gustav Lindstrom to AHL Grand Rapids. They recalled Lindstrom. They recalled defenceman Dennis Cholowski.

Edmonton Oilers

The Oilers acquired defenceman Mike Green from Detroit. They acquired left wingers Andreas Athanasiou and Ryan Kuffner from Detroit. They acquired left winger Tyler Ennis from Ottawa. They acquired goaltender Angus Redmond and a 2022 conditional seventh-round pick from Anaheim. They reassigned defenceman Evan Bouchard and centre Colby Cave to AHL Bakersfield. They reassigned left winger Tyler Benson. They recalled centre Markus Granlund. They reassigned Kuffner.

Florida Panthers

The Panthers acquired centres Erik Haula, Lucas Wallmark, and Eetu Luostarinen, and defenceman Chase Priskie from Carolina and reassigned Luostarinen and Priskie to AHL Springfield. They acquired defenceman Emil Djuse from Dallas and reassigned him. They reassigned goaltender Chris Driedger for conditioning purposes.

Los Angeles Kings

The Kings signed goaltender Kevin Poulin for the remainder of the season. They signed right winger Martin Frk to a two-year contract extension. They acquired a conditional 2021fourth-round pick from Calgary. They reassigned centres Gabriel Vilardi and Tim Schaller to AHL Ontario. They recalled defenceman Mikey Anderson.

Minnesota Wild

The Wild recalled defenceman Louie Belpedio and centre Gerald Mayhew from AHL Iowa. They recalled defenceman Matt Bartkowski.

Montreal Canadiens

The Canadiens acquired a conditional 2020 third-round pick from Washington. They acquired a 2021 fifth-round pick from Philadelphia. They acquired centre Aaron Luchuk and a 2020 seventh-round pick from Ottawa. They acquired a 2021 fourth-round pick from Vegas. They reassigned Luchuk to AHL Laval. They recalled centre Jake Evans. They recalled left winger Charles Hudon on an emergency basis.

Nashville Predators

The Predators acquired defenceman Ben Harpur from Toronto. They acquired defenceman Korbinian Holzer from Anaheim. They re-signed right winger Rocco Grimaldi to a two-year contract extension. They reassigned Harpur to AHL Milwaukee. They recalled goaltender Connor Ingram on an emergency basis. They reassigned Ingram following his emergency recall.

New Jersey Devils

The Devils signed defenceman Julian Melchiori for the remainder of the season. They acquired a conditional 2021 fifth-round pick from Buffalo. They acquired centre Janne Kuokkanen, defenceman Fredrik Claesson, and a conditional fourth-round pick from Carolina. They acquired goaltender Zane McIntyre from Vancouver and reassigned him to AHL Binghamton. They reassigned right winger Nicholas Merkley. They recalled centre Michael McLeod. They reassigned Claesson and defenceman Colton White. They reassigned Kuokkanen. They recalled defenceman Josh Jacobs.

New York Islanders

The Islanders acquired centre Jean-Gabriel Pageau from Ottawa. They signed Pageau to a six-year contract extension. They acquired defenceman Jordan Schmaltz from Toronto. They reassigned centre Otto Koivula and right winger Kieffer Bellows from AHL Bridgeport, recalled left winger Andrew Ladd, and recalled right winger Cal Clutterbuck from his conditioning stint. They reassigned Schmaltz.

New York Rangers

The Rangers acquired a 2020 first-round pick from Carolina. They signed left winger Chris Kreider to a seven-year contract extension.

Ottawa Senators

The Senators recalled defenceman Christian Jaros from AHL Belleville. They signed defenceman Hubert Labrie to a two-year contract. They acquired a 2021 fourth-round pick from Colorado. They acquired a conditional 2020 first-round pick, a 2020 second-round pick, and a conditional 2022 third-round pick from the Islanders. They acquired centre Matthew Peca from Montreal. They acquired a 2021 fifth-round pick from Edmonton. They reassigned right winger Drake Batherson and centre Josh Nooris. They recalled left winger Rudolfs Balcers. They recalled left Filip Chlapik. They reassigned Chlapik. They reassigned Norris.

Philadelphia Flyers

The Flyers acquired centre Nate Thompson from Montreal. They acquired centre Derek Grant from Anaheim. They acquired centre Nathan Noel from Chicago and reassigned him to ECHL Reading. They recalled defenceman Shayne Gostisbehere from his conditioning stint with AHL Lehigh Valley. They reassigned defenceman Mark Friedman. They reassigned centre Connor Bunnaman and left winger Joel Farabee.

Pittsburgh Penguins

The Penguins acquired left winger Patrick Marleau from San Jose. They acquired left winger Conor Sheary and centre Evan Rodrigues. They reassigned centres Sam Lafferty and Anthony Angello.

San Jose Sharks

The Sharks acquired a conditional 2021 third-round pick from Pittsburgh. They acquired right winger Anthony Greco and a 2020 first-round pick from Tampa Bay. They acquired defenceman Brandon Davidson from Calgary. They recalled left winger Lean Bergmann and centre Maxim Letunov from AHL San Jose and reassigned defenceman Nicolas Meloche. They reassigned Greco. They recalled defenceman Dalton Prout from his conditioning stint. They reassigned Bergmann and Letunov. They recalled Bergmann.

St. Louis Blues

The Blues made no moves this week.

Tampa Bay Lightning

The Lightning signed defenceman Zach Bogosian for the remainder of the season. They acquired centre Barclay Goodrow and a 2020 third-round pick from San Jose. They reassigned defenceman Cameron Gaunce to AHL Syracuse. They recalled centre Mitchell Stephens.

Toronto Maple Leafs

The Maple Leafs acquired left winger Miikka Salomaki from Nashville. They acquired defenceman Calle Rosen from Colorado. They acquired left winger Matt Lorito from the Islanders. They acquired a 2020 fifth-round pick from Vegas. They signed defenceman Jake Muzzin to a four-year contract extension. They reassigned Salomaki. They reassigned Lorito.

Vancouver Canucks

The Canucks acquired goaltender Louis Domingue from New Jersey.

Vegas Golden Knights

The Golden Knights recalled centre Gage Quinney and defenceman Zach Whitecloud from AHL Chicago. They acquired goaltender Robin Lehner from Chicago and right winger Martins Dzierkals from Toronto. They acquired left winger Nick Cousins from Montreal. They signed defenceman Nick Holden to a two-year contract extension. They recalled right winger Patrick Brown. They reassigned Brown and Quinney. They signed left winger William Carrier to a four-year contract extension. They recalled Quinney.

Washington Capitals

The Capitals acquired right winger Ilya Kovalchuk from Montreal. They acquired right winger Daniel Sprong from Anaheim. They reassigned Sprong to AHL Hershey.

Winnipeg Jets

The Jets recalled defenceman Nelson Nogier from AHL Manitoba. They recalled left winger CJ Suess.