NEW JERSEY DEVILS - Placed F Patrik Elias on injured reserve. Activated D Peter Harrold from injured reserve.
NEW YORK ISLANDERS - Recalled D Aaron Ness from Bridgeport (AHL).
PHOENIX COYOTES - Assigned F Andy Miele to Portland (AHL).
GWINNETT GLADIATORS - Signed F Marshall Everson.
UTAH GRIZZLIES - Acquired Fs Mathieu Aubin and Michael Pelech from Cincinnati for future considerations.
Southern Professional Hockey League
PEORIA RIVERMEN - Released G Phil Cook. Signed G Eric Levine.
COLORADO MAMMOTH - Signed D Dan Coates to a five-year contract.
NCAA - Announced Oregon G Dominic Artis and F Ben Carter will be suspended for nine games each from the basketball team for violating rules against selling team-issued apparel.
BIG EAST CONFERENCE - Named Rick Gentile senior associate commissioner for broadcasting.
HORIZON LEAGUE - Named Tom Crowley special assistant to the commissioner.
NEBRASKA - Suspended men's senior basketball G Ray Gallegos for the first two games for a violation of team rules. Announced junior F Jordan Tyrance is leaving the men's basketball team for personal reasons.