Hockey transactions

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National Hockey League

ATLANTA THRASHERS-Placed F Steve Rucchin on injured reserve. Recalled F Derek MacKenzie from Chicago of the AHL.

CAROLINA HURRICANES-Placed LW Erik Cole on injured reserve. Recalled LW Ryan Bayda from Albany of the AHL.

COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS-Placed G Pascal Leclaire on injured reserve. Recalled G Ty Conklin and F Curtis Glencross from Syracuse of the AHL.

MONTREAL CANADIENS-Recalled RW Andrei Kostitsyn from Hamilton of the AHL.

American Hockey League

HAMILTON BULLDOGS-Recalled F Troy Bodie from Stockton of the ECHL.

Central Hockey League

ODESSA JACKALOPES-Waived D Kim Brandvold.

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