National Hockey League
ANAHEIM DUCKS-Assigned C Ryan Carter to Portland (AHL).
COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS-Activated C Michael Peca from injured reserve.
DALLAS STARS-Activated C Mike Ribeiro from injured reserve. Placed G Mike Smith on injured reserve.
ST. LOUIS BLUES-Recalled D Micki DuPont from Peoria (AHL).
VANCOUVER CANUCKS-Assigned D Alexander Edler to Manitoba (AHL).
American Hockey League
SYRACUSE CRUNCH-Announced G Dan LaCosta has been reassigned to Elmira (ECHL) by the Columbus Blue Jackets. Loaned LW Kevin Jarman to Elmira.
VICTORIA SALMON KINGS-Released F Atsushi Ohata, F Drew Davis, F Mark Guercio, F Tim Plett and G Jordan Watt.
International Hockey League
KALAMAZOO WINGS-Announced G Tony Quesada has been called up by Quad City (AHL).
Mid-Atlantic Hockey League
VALLEY FORGE FREEDOM-Namec Chris Crutcher coach and director of hockey operations.
Central Hockey League
WICHITA THUNDER-Placed LW Tanner Fogarty, D Cory Graboski, LW Ryan McGregor and C Brett Needham on waivers.
YOUNGSTOWN STEELHOUNDS-Placed F Jim Stussy on waivers.