MINNESOTA WILD-Re-signed G Josh Harding to a one-year contract.
NEW YORK ISLANDERS-Agreed to terms with C Marty Reasoner on a two-year contract and F Kirill Kabanov to a three-year contract.
NEW YORK RANGERS-Agreed to terms with C Mike Rupp on a three-year contract.
OTTAWA SENATORS-Agreed to terms with G Alex Auld on a one-year contract. Signed F Francis Lessard to a one-year contract.
SAN JOSE SHARKS-Signed D Jim Vandermeer to a one-year contract.
TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING-Signed RW Brett Connolly to a three-year contract, G Mathieu Garon to a two-year contract and RW Michel Ouellet and RW J.T. Wyman to one-year contracts.
WASHINGTON CAPITALS-Signed RW Joel Ward to a four-year contract, D Roman Hamrlik to a two-year contract and C Jeff Halpern to a one-year contract. Re-signed D Sean Collins to a one-year contract. Traded G Semyon Varlamov to Colorado for a 2012 first-round draft pick and a 2012 or 2013 second-round draft pick.
UTAH GRIZZLIES-Issued qualifying offers to F Kevin Deeth, F Paul McIlveen, F David Marshall, F Igor Gongalsky, F Samson Mahbod, D Matt Clarke, D Brendan Milnamow and D David Schulz.
ARKANSAS-Named Nicki Collen women's assistant basketball coach.
CARROLL (MONT.)-Named Rachelle Gardner-Sayers women's basketball coach.
FLORIDA STATE-Announced WR Taiwan Easterling is leaving school to pursue a professional baseball career.
ILLINOIS STATE-Named Megan Thompson strategic communication director.
LAMAR-Names Allen Johnson secondary coach and co-defensive coordinator. P