Cole’s Notes around the League: 3/7/21-3/13/22
The Ducks claimed defenseman Andrej Sustr off waivers from Tampa Bay. They reassigned defenseman Brendan Guhle at AHL San Diego. They recalled centers Vinni Lettieri and Danny O’Regan and right winger Buddy Robinson.
Coyotes reminded AHL Tucson right-winger Hudson Fasching.
The Bruins haven’t done anything this week.
The Sabers have done nothing this week.
Flames reminded AHL Stockton defenseman Connor Mackey and reassigned center Adam Ruzicka.
The Avalanche have signed goaltender Pavel Francouz to a two-year contract extension.
Columbus Blue Jackets
The Blue Jackets have signed defender Billy Sweezey on a two-year deal starting in 2022/23. They reassigned goaltender Jean-François Bérubé at AHL Cleveland. They signed right-winger Justin Danforth to a two-year contract extension. They recalled right wing Trey Fix-Wolansky urgently.
The stars reassigned right winger Marian Studenick to AHL Texas for conditioning purposes. They signed goaltender Rémi Poirier to a three-year entry contract. They signed center Joe Pavelski to a one-year contract extension. They reminded goaltender Adam Scheel and reassigned left winger Riley Tufte. They reminded Studenick from his conditioning stint.
Detroit Red Wings
The Oilers reassigned defenseman Markus Niemelainen at AHL Bakersfield. They signed Niemelainen to a two-year contract extension. They reassigned right winger Colton Sceviour and goaltender Stuart Skinner.
Los Angeles Kings
The Kings reminded center Lias Andersson from his long-term conditioning stint with AHL Ontario. They reminded defender Jordan Spence. They reminded Rasmus Kupari center. They reminded defender Christian Wolanin. the reminded center Gabriel Vilardi, left winger Martin Frk and defenders Austin Strand and reassigned center Jaret Anderson-Dolan.
The wild reassigned center Mason Shaw at AHL Iowa. They reassigned defenseman Calen Addison. Left winger Marcus Foligno was fined $5,000 for knocking out Columbus’ Jakub Voracek.
The Predators have signed left-winger Navrin Mutter to an entry-level three-year contract.
New Jersey Devils
The Devils haven’t done anything this week.
New York Islanders
the islanders reassigned center Austin Czarnik at AHL Bridgeport.
New York Rangers
The Rangers reassigned left winger Tim Geter at AHL Hartford.
The Flyers have signed defenseman Rasmus Ristolainen to a five-year contract extension. They reminded AHL Lehigh Valley defenseman Cam York. They reminded center Morgan Frost and reassigned center Max Willman.
The Penguins reassigned goaltender Louis Domingue at AHL Wilkes-Barre/Scranton. They signed right-winger Corey Andonovski to an entry-level two-year contract. They reassigned right winger Kasper Bjorkqvist. They reminded right winger Valtteri Puustinen. They signed left-winger Drew O’Connor to a one-year contract extension. They reassigned defender Pierre-Olivier Joseph. They reassigned Puustinen and recalled the Radim Zohorna center.
San Jose Sharks
The Sharks reminded center Jasper Weatherby and defenseman Santeri Hatakka of AHL San Jose. They reassigned defender Ryan Merkeley. They reassigned left winger Ryan Dzingel and goaltender Alex Stalock.
The Kraken have signed center Jared McCann to a five-year contract extension. They reminded right-winger Kole Lind.
St. Louis Blues
The Blues recalled left wing MacKenzie MacEachern and right wing Alexei Toropchenko from AHL Springfield and reassigned center Dakota Joshua and right wing Klim Kostin.
Tampa Bay Lightning
The Lightning reassigned left-winger Boris Katchouk to AHL Syracuse for conditioning reasons.
Toronto Maple Leafs
The Maple Leafs signed left winger Kyle Clifford to a two-year contract extension and defenseman Carl Dahlstrom to a one-year contract extension. They reminded goaltender Erik Kallgren of AHL Toronto in an emergency.
The Canucks reminded AHL Abbotsford right winger Sheldon Rempal. They reassigned left winger Philippe Di Giuseppe. They signed left-winger Arshdeep Bains on a two-year entry-level contract. They reassigned defender Madison Bowey. They reminded defender Noah Juulsen. Right-winger Jake Virtanen, who last played in the NHL for Vancouver in 2015/16, has been released from his contract with KHL’s Spartak Moscow.
Vegas Golden Knights
The Capitals did nothing this week.
The Jets reminded Manitoba AHL defenseman Ville Heinola.