Publish date:

Hockey transactions

National Hockey League

ATLANTA THRASHERS-Re-signed LW Eric Boulton.

BOSTON BRUINS-Agreed to terms with D Dennis Wideman, acquired in Feb. 27 trade with St. Louis.

COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS-Signed C Derek MacKenzie and D Dan Smith to one-year contracts.

LOS ANGELES KINGS-Agreed to terms with D Lubomir Visnovsky on a five-year contract extension. Signed F Scott Parse to two-year entry level contract.

MINNESOTA WILD-Re-signed G Josh Harding to a multiyear contract.

NASHVILLE PREDATORS-Named Lane Lambert coach of Milwaukee (AHL).

NEW YORK RANGERS-Agreed to terms with G Henrik Lundqvist on a one-year contract.

PITTSBURGH PENGUINS-Signed D Alex Goligoski.

WASHINGTON CAPITALS-Signed G Simeon Varlamov to a three-year contract.


CHARLOTTE CHECKERS-Agreed to terms with D Mark Smith and F Brandon Cullen.

JOHNSTOWN CHIEFS-Agreed to terms with LW Randy Rowe.



Loss to Depleted Penguins Puts Current Maple Leafs' Resolve to Ultimate Test

The Toronto Maple Leafs were blown out by a Pittsburgh Penguins team playing without most of their core players, leaving more questions than answers.

Climate Pledge Arena

Vince Dunn Scores First Goal at Climate Pledge Arena

With just 3.2 seconds remaining in the first period, Seattle Kraken defenseman Vince Dunn scored the first goal at the team's new rink, Climate Pledge Arena.

Adin Hill

Adin Hill Has Risen to the Occasion So Far for San Jose

The 25-year-old goaltender has been a big piece of San Jose's early season success. Many believed he'd become a No. 1 guy somewhere, and the Sharks might be able to benefit from that in a big way.