Hockey transactions

Publish date:

Movements in the world of hockey Friday:

National Hockey League

BOSTON BRUINS-Promoted Scott Bradley to director of player personnel. Named Wayne Smith, director of amateur scouting and John Weisbrod, director of collegiate scouting.

CHICAGO BLACKHAWKS-Named Bill Peters coach of Rockford (AHL).


CHARLOTTE CHECKERS-Agreed to terms with F Peter-James Corsi.



Islanders Aim to Forget Blowout, Set for Lightning in Game 6

The New York Islanders don’t plan to spend too much time thinking about their blowout loss to the Tampa Bay Lightning that’s put them on the verge of being ousted from the Stanley Cup semifinals.


Could a Trade Involve Matthew Tkachuk for Vladimir Tarasenko?

Matthew Tkachuk is reportedly on the rumor mill, and a move to St. Louis makes sense from an emotional standpoint. But a trade to the Blues would take a big player moving North – could that be Tarasenko? Lyle Richardson has more in today's rumor roundup.


The Hockey News Now: Isles Can't Back Down

It's now or never for the New York Islanders as they look to extend the series to Game 7. Steven Ellis and Mike Stephens preview the game, and Montreal's big Game 5 win over Vegas.