DETROIT TIGERS — Named Brad Ausmus manager and agreed to terms with him on a three-year contract. Agreed to terms with bench coach Gene Lamont on a two-year contract.
DETROIT RED WINGS — Recalled D Adam Almquist from Grand Rapids (AHL).
MINNESOTA WILD — Recalled F Carson McMillan from Iowa (AHL).
PHOENIX COYOTES — Assigned D Brandon Gormley to Portland (AHL).
WASHINGTON CAPITALS — Re-assigned D Dmitry Orlov to Hershey (AHL).
WINNIPEG JETS — Recalled D Zach Redmond from St. John's (AHL). Reassigned D Ben Chiarot and Julian Melchiori to St. John's.