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Hockey transactions

Movements in the world of hockey Tuesday:

National Hockey League

BUFFALO SABRES-Signed D Mike Kostka.

TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING-Recalled G Jonathan Boutin from Norfolk (AHL).

American Hockey League

AHL-Suspended Bridgeport RW Kip Brennan two additional games for his actions against Worcester on March 21 and Lake Erie RW Brad Richardson four games for a match penalty against Peoria on March 21.


NORFOLK ADMIRALS-Assigned G Ryan Munce to Mississippi (ECHL).

PROVIDENCE BRUINS-Announced Boston (NHL) recalled D Matt Lashoff.

SPRINGFIELD FALCONS-Announced Edmonton (NHL) recalled G Jeff Deslauriers.


ECHL-Fined Columbia D Reid Cashman an undisclosed amount for his actions against Pensacola on March 22. Suspended Phoenix LW Jeff Smith one game for his actions in a March 23 game at Las Vegas.

ELMIRA JACKALS-Released F Brian Bicek. Signed D Russell Smith and F Topher Scott.


National Lacrosse League

BUFFALO BANDITS-Traded F Dan Teat, a 2008 second-round draft pick and a 2009 first-round draft pick to Edmonton for F Mike Accursi.

COLORADO MAMMOTH-Acquired Chris Gill and a 2008 second-round draft pick from Edmonton for a 2008 first-round draft pick.

PORTLAND LUMBERJAX-Traded G Matt King, D Ian Crashley and 2009 first-round draft pick to Edmonton for G Matt Disher and a 2009 fourth-round draft pick.

ROCHESTER KNIGHTHAWKS-Signed F Cory Vitarelli to a two-year contract.



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