SAN DIEGO PADRES — Signed executive vice president/general manager A.J. Preller to a contract extension through the 2022 season.
National Hockey League
NHL — Fined San Jose F Joe Thornton $5,000 for slashing Tampa Bay F Tyler Johnson during a Dec. 2 game.
ARIZONA COYOTES — Recalled D Jakob Chychrun from Tucson (AHL). Assigned D Andrew Campbell to Tucson.
DALLAS STARS — Recalled F Jason Dickinson from Texas (AHL). Placed C Martin Hanzal on injured reserve, retroactive to Nov. 28.
NASHVILLE PREDATORS — Recalled G Juuse Saros from Milwaukee (AHL).
TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING — Reassigned D Jamie McBain to Syracuse (AHL).
WASHINGTON CAPITALS — Recalled F Travis Boyd from Hershey (AHL).
WASHINGTON — Named Bush Hamdan offensive coordinator, effective at the end of the Atlanta Falcons season.