The Phoenix Coyotes have signed forward Robert Lang to a one-year, $2.5 million contract.
The 'Yotes have also signed forward Ryan Hollweg to a one-year deal.
The Atlanta Thrashers have signed forward Maxim Afinogenov to a one-year contract.
The Pittsburgh Penguins have signed defenseman Martin Skoula to a one-year deal.
The Calgary Flames have traded defenseman Anton Stralman to the Columbus Blue Jackets for a pick in the 2010 NHL Entry Draft.
The Florida Panthers have signed defenseman Dmitry Kulikov to a three-year, entry-level contract.
The New York Islanders have claimed forward Rob Schremp off waivers from the Edmonton Oilers. Brochu's take: Schremp will get a new start on the Island, and it's possible he could get a top-6 spot there, considering all their recent injuries.
The Chicago Blackhawks have claimed forward Radek Smolenak off waivers from the Tampa Bay Lightning.