Loui Eriksson has signed a six-year, $25.5 million contract extension that will keep him with the Dallas Stars through the 2015-16 season.
The Atlanta Thrashers signed Nik Antropov to a four-year, $16-million contract Thursday.
Flyers defenseman Derian Hatcher retired Monday, two weeks after knee replacement surgery in effect ended his 16-year career. The 37-year-old former Flyers captain joined the coaching staff as player development coach.
News in brief from around the NHL.