Aug. 25 Hockey transactions

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Movements in the world of hockey Monday:

National Hockey League

CHICAGO BLACKHAWKS-Signed RW Akim Aliu to a three-year contract.

NEW YORK RANGERS-Agreed to terms with D Tomas Kundratek.

PHOENIX COYOTES-Signed F Adam Keefe and F Simon Ferguson to one-year contracts.


CHARLOTTE CHECKERS-Agreed to terms with D Jared Nightingale and D Julien Brouilette.

ELMIRA JACKALS-Signed F Robin Big Snake and F Kaleb Betts.

JOHNSTOWN CHIEFS-Traded D Andrew Martens to Ontario for the rights to D David Schulz and C Max Taylor.



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