Hockey transactions

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National Hockey League

CHICAGO BLACKHAWKS-Traded F Brandon Bochenski to Boston for F Kris Versteeg and a conditional draft pick.

COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS-Assigned G Tomas Popperle to Syracuse of the AHL.

FLORIDA PANTHERS-Recalled D Martin Lojek from Rochester of the AHL.

NEW YORK ISLANDERS-Signed F Drew Fata.

WASHINGTON CAPITALS-Recalled G Frederic Cassivi from Hershey of the AHL. Assigned G Daren Machesney to Hershey.

American Hockey League

HARTFORD WOLF PACK-Recalled G Alex Westlund from Charlotte of the ECHL.

WILKES-BARRE/SCRANTON PENGUINS-Recalled F Joe Jensen and D Curtiss Patrick from Wheeling of the ECHL.

ECHL

CINCINNATI CYCLONES-Waived G John Smith.

READING ROYALS-Traded D Jeff State to Texas for cash.

UTAH GRIZZLIES-Waived G Jay Stevens.

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