Flyers, Thrashers swap AHL players

...Thrashers for center Jarrod Skalde, who will be assigned to the AHL Philadelphia Phantoms. Skalde, 31, recorded 15 goals and 37...points and 71 penalty minutes in 64 games for the Thrashers' AHL affiliate, the Chicago Wolves, this season. He was tied for...

AHL suspends three Philadelphia players for game-ending brawl

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. -- Three members of the Philadelphia Phantoms were suspended by the AHL on Tuesday for their roles in a game-ending brawl against the Binghamton Senators over the weekend that forced officials to end...

Thrashers recall goalie from AHL

TORONTO -- The Atlanta Thrashers have recalled goaltender Milan Hnilicka from Chicago of the AHL. No. 1 goalie Byron Dafoe is day-to-day with a strained groin. The Thrashers play Toronto on Monday. Hnilicka, who began...

Thrashers recall Nurminen from AHL

...goalies for 48 hours because Damian Rhodes is day-to-day with a groin injury, recalled Pasi Nurminen from Chicago of the AHL on Friday. Nurminen, 26, is 5-8-1 with two shutouts and a 3.08 goals-against average this season for Chicago. He's...

Thrashers reassign Blatny to AHL

ATLANTA -- The Atlanta Thrashers reassigned Zdenek Blatny to Chicago of the AHL on Monday, a day after he was called for the first time this season. Blatny was scoreless in a 4-1 victory over the Philadelphia...

Captain earns promotion to AHL

...Augusta Lynx have lost captain Brad Ralph to the American Hockey League. The NHL's Phoenix Coyotes promoted Ralph to their AHL affiliate in Springfield, Mass., and the timing couldn't be worse for the Lynx. With 10 games left in the regular season...

Canucks recall Baumgartner and King from AHL

...VANCOUVER, British Columbia -- The Canucks recalled defenseman Nolan Baumgartner and right wing Jason King from Manitoba of the AHL on Monday. The moves were made after Vancouver defenseman Bryan Allen injured his shoulder, and forward Brad May hurt his knee...

Lynx goalie may land NHL-AHL contract

...and if all goes well for Lambert the next few days, the Bruins might offer the 26-year-old netminder a two-way NHL-AHL contract. While that doesn't exactly bode well for the Lynx, who are set to open training camp Sunday, it is a chance of...

Thrashers recall Blatny from Chicago of the AHL

ATLANTA -- The Atlanta Thrashers recalled forward Zdenek Blatny from Chicago of the AHL on Friday. The left wing had been reassigned to the Wolves on Monday, a day after he was called up for the first time this season...

Thrashers send Lessard to Chicago of the AHL

ATLANTA -- The Atlanta Thrashers reassigned forward Francis Lessard to Chicago of the AHL on Tuesday. Lessard, who missed the past six games with back spasms, had one assist in 11 games with the Thrashers and was third...