clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

Filed under:

Cole’s Notes From Around the League: 3/20/21-3/26/21

The latest in transaction news from across the NHL.

NHL: Buffalo Sabres at Pittsburgh Penguins Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports

Anaheim Ducks

The Ducks recalled defenceman Jamie Drysdale from AHL San Diego. They acquired left winger Alexander Volkov from Tampa Bay.

Arizona Coyotes

The Coyotes reassigned goaltender Ivan Prosvetov to AHL Tucson. They recalled centre Lane Pederson and reassigned centre Frederick Gauthier. They reassigned left winger Michael Bunting.

Boston Bruins

The Bruins reassigned centre Oskar Steen, defenceman Urho Vaakanainen, and goaltender Jeremy Swayman to AHL Providence and recalled goaltender Callum Booth.

Buffalo Sabres

The Sabres acquired a 2021 sixth-round pick from Colorado. They recalled centre Steven Fogarty and goaltender Michael Houser from AHL Rochester. They recalled Ukko-Pekka Luukkonen. They recalled goaltender Dustin Tokarski. They acquired a 2021 third-round and 2021 fifth-round pick from Montreal. They recalled right winger Jean-Sebastien Dea and left winger Brett Murray.

Calgary Flames

The Flames recalled goaltender defenceman Michael Stone and goaltender Louis Domingue from AHL Stockton and reassigned goaltender Artyom Zagidulin.

Carolina Hurricanes

The Hurricanes made no moves this week.

Chicago Blackhawks

The Blackhawks recalled centres Mikael Hakkarainen, Brandon Pirri, and John Quenneville, and defenceman Alec Regula from AHL Rockford and reassigned centre Reese Johnson and defencemen Nicolas Beaudin, Madison Bowey, Lucas Carlsson, and Wyatt Kalynuk. They recalled Beaudin, Bowey, Carlsson, Johnson, Kalynuk, and right winger MacKenzie Entwistle and reassigned Hakkarainen, Pirri, Quenneville, and Regula.

Colorado Avalanche

The Avalanche recalled goaltender Jonas Johansson from Buffalo. They reassigned goaltender Hunter Miska to AHL Colorado. They reassigned centre Jayson Megna, right winger Kiefer Sherwood, and defenceman Kyle Burroughs. They recalled centres Sheldon Dries and TJ Tynan and reassigned defenceman Conor Timmins.

Columbus Blue Jackets

The Blue Jackets made no moves this week.

Dallas Stars

The Stars made no moves this week.

Detroit Red Wings

The Red Wings recalled defenceman Dennis Cholowski from AHL Grand Rapids. They signed defenceman Seth Barton to a two-year entry-level contract.

Edmonton Oilers

The Oilers signed defenceman Michael Kesselring to a three-year entry-level contract. They reassigned Kesselring to AHL Bakersfield.

Florida Panthers

The Panthers reassigned defenceman Noah Juulsen to AHL Laval for conditioning purposes.

Los Angeles Kings

The Kings signed defenceman Matt Roy to a three-year contract extension. They reassigned centre Michael Amadio, defenceman Austin Strand, and goaltender Troy Grosenick.

Minnesota Wild

The Wild reassigned centres Connor Dewar and Luke Johnson to AHL Iowa.

Montreal Canadiens

The Canadiens acquired centre Eric Staal from Buffalo.

Nashville Predators

The Predators made no moves this week.

New Jersey Devils

The Devils recalled goaltender Gilles Senn from AHL Binghamton. They recalled defencemen Jeremy Groleau and David Quenneville and reassigned Senn and defenceman Josh Jacobs. They signed centre Tyce Thompson to a two-year entry-level contract. They signed centre Aarne Talvitie to a two-year entry-level contract and reassigned him to AHL Binghamton.

New York Islanders

The Islanders signed left winger Anatoli Golyshev to a one-year contract.

New York Rangers

The Rangers made no moves this week.

Ottawa Senators

The Senators reassigned goaltender Anton Forsberg to AHL Belleville for conditioning purposes. They recalled Forsberg from his conditioning stint. They recalled left winger Alex Formenton. They recalled left winger Vitali Abramov and goaltender Kevin Mandolese. They recalled left winger Jack Kopacka and defenceman Olle Alsing. They reassigned Kopacka and recalled centre Mark Kastelic. They reassigned goaltender Marcus Hogberg for conditioning purposes.

Philadelphia Flyers

The Flyers signed centre Maxwell Willman to a two-year entry-level contract. They recalled goaltender Felix Sandstrom from AHL Lehigh Valley and reassigned goaltender Alex Lyon. They recalled Lyon and defenceman Samuel Morin and reassigned Sandstrom. They reassigned Lyon. Defenceman Samuel Morin has been fined $3017.24 for unsportsmanlike conduct against the Rangers’ Brendan Lemieux.

Pittsburgh Penguins

The Penguins recalled centre Justin Almeida and left winger Sam Miletic from AHL Wilkes-Barre/Scranton. They reassigned left winger Drew O’Connor.

San Jose Sharks

The Sharks recalled left winger Jeremy Viel from AHL San Jose. Right winger Kurtis Gabriel has been fined $3017.24 for cross-checking Los Angeles’ Kurtis MacDermid.

St. Louis Blues

The Blues made no moves this week.

Tampa Bay Lightning

The Lightning recalled left winger Grigori Denisenko from AHL Syracuse. They acquired centre Antoine Morand and a 2023 seventh-round pick from Anaheim. They recalled centre Gemel Smith and goaltender Christopher Gibson and reassigned right winger Taylor Raddysh and goaltender Spencer Martin.

Toronto Maple Leafs

The Maple Leafs recalled right winger Scott Sabourin and defencemen Mac Hollowell and Kristians Rubins from AHL Toronto and reassigned left winger Nic Petan and defencemen Martin Marincin and Timothy Liljegren.

Vancouver Canucks

The Canucks signed centre Travis Boyd off waivers from Toronto.

Vegas Golden Knights

The Golden Knights made no moves this week.

Washington Capitals

The Capitals signed defenceman Trevor van Riemsdyk to a two-year contract extension. They recalled centres Garrett Pilon and Michael Sgarbossa from AHL Hershey They reassigned centres Philippe Maillet and Brian Pinho.

Winnipeg Jets

The Jets made no moves this week.