CHICAGO BEARS — Signed TE James O’Shaughnessy to a one-year contract.
CLEVELAND BROWNS — Signed CB Denzel Ward to a five-year contract.
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BUFFALO SABRES — Signed F Josh Bloom to a three-year, entry-level contract starting in 2022 then signed him to an amateur tryout contract (ATO) and assigned him to Rochester (AHL) starting immediately.
BOSTON BRUINS — Recalled D Jack Ahcan from Providence (AHL) from loan.
CHICAGO BLACKHAWKS — Reassigned G Cale Morris to Rockford (AHL).
DETROIT RED WINGS — Recalled C Chase Pearson from Grand Rapids (AHL) from loan.
MINNESOTA WILD ) Recalled F Mitchell Chaffee from Iowa (AHL) from loan. Placed F Marcus Foligno on the COVID-19 list.