Hockey transactions

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Movements in the world of hockey Monday:

National Hockey League

ANAHEIM DUCKS-Signed D Bruno St. Jacques to a one-year contract and recalled him from Portland (AHL).

DETROIT RED WINGS-Promoted Ken Holland to executive vice-president and Jim Nill to vice-president and assistant general manager. Named Steve Violetta vice president of business affairs.

LOS ANGELES KINGS-Recalled F Jeff Giuliano from Manchester (AHL). Assigned F Gabe Gauthier to Manchester.

NASHVILLE PREDATORS-Recalled G Pekka Rinne from Milwaukee (AHL).

PHILADELPHIA FLYERS-Traded D Jussi Timonen to Dallas for a 2009 conditional entry draft choice.

PHOENIX COYOTES-Recalled D Keith Yandle from San Antonio (AHL).

American Hockey League

GRAND RAPIDS GRIFFINS-Signed LW Neil Clark and RW Jamie Carroll.

MILWAUKEE ADMIRALS-Recalled G Dov Grumet-Morris from Cincinnati (ECHL).

NORFOLK ADMIRALS-Recalled F Zbynek Hrdel from Mississippi (ECHL). Loaned F Brett Angel to Mississippi.

SAN ANTONIO RAMPAGE-Assigned F Alex Leavitt and F Olivier Latendresse to Arizona (CHL).

SPRINGFIELD FALCONS-Recalled F Jonas Almtorp from Stockton (ECHL).

Central Hockey League

AMARILLO GORILLAS-Placed D J.R. Holmes on waivers.

ARIZONA SUNDOGS-Placed F Mike Bartlett on waivers.


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