Hockey transactions

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Movements in the world of hockey Tuesday:

National Hockey League

CAROLINA HURRICANES-Named Tom Barrasso goaltending coach. Named Greg Stefan coach for Plymouth (OHL). Reassigned G Daniel Manzato from Albany (AHL) to Las Vegas (ECHL).

COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS-Returned LW Joakim Lindstrom and C Derek MacKenzie to Syracuse (AHL).

EDMONTON OILERS-Activated D Sheldon Souray from injured reserve. Announced D Mathieu Roy cleared waivers and was assigned to Springfield (AHL).

NASHVILLE PREDATORS-Promoted David Poile to president of hockey operations and Ed Lang to president of business operations.

NEW YORK RANGERS-Recalled F Greg Moore from Hartford (AHL).

PITTSBURGH PENGUINS-Reassigned D Paul Bissonnette from Wheeling (ECHL) to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton (AHL) and F Joe Jensen from Wilkes-Barre/Scranton to Wheeling.

ST. LOUIS BLUES-Assigned D Steve Wagner to Peoria (AHL).

VANCOUVER CANUCKS-Called up G Drew MacIntyre, LW Jason Jaffray and LW Mason Raymond from Manitoba (AHL).

American Hockey League

AHL-Suspended Rochester D Mike Weber three games for of his actions during a Dec. 9 game.

ALBANY RIVER RATS-Announced LW Andrew Ladd has been reassigned to the team by the Carolina Hurricanes.

CHICAGO WOLVES-Announced C Bryan Little has been assigned to the team by the Atlanta Thrashers.

LAS VEGAS WRANGLERS-Announced G Daniel Manzato has been reassigned to the team by the Carolina Hurricanes.

TORONTO MARLIES-Recalled D Todd Perry from Columbia (ECHL).



CHARLOTTE CHECKERS-Announced D Kenny Smith has been returned to the team by Providence (AHL).

CINCINNATI CYCLONES-Annouced G Dov Grumet-Morris has been assigned to the team by Milwaukee (AHL).

IDAHO STEELHEADS-Traded the rights to D Mike Gabinet to South Carolina for D T.J. McElroy.

JOHNSTOWN CHIEFS-Announced D Mike Knight has been returned to the team by Binghamton (AHL) and F Mark Tobin has been recalled by Providence (AHL).

VICTORIA SALMON KINGS-Announced G Julien Ellis and F Milan Gajic have been recalled by Manitoba (AHL).

WHEELING NAILERS-Acquired F Justin Chwedoruk from Bakersfield. Announced D Paul Bissonette and F Kyle Rank have been recalled by Wilkes Barre/Scranton (AHL).

Central Hockey League

AUSTIN ICE BATS-Placed F Corey Rutt on waivers.



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