Canucks: Released D Justin Kurtz.
Coyotes: Signed C Krystofer Kolanos, team's top pick in 2000 draft, to three-year contract. Placed F Sergei Berezin and F Landon Wilson on IR.
Hurricanes: Named Bobby Smith a consultant. Placed LW Chris Dingman on IR.
Kings: Placed F Adam Deadmarsh, F Nelson Emerson and F Steve Kelly on IR.
Penguins: Claimed D John Jakopin off waivers from Panthers. Signed F Stephane Richer.
Thrashers: Placed C Ray Ferraro, LW Lubos Bartecko and D Todd Reirden on IR.