AHL names 2021-22 winners of excellence awards

The American Hockey League held its 2022 Awards Gala during the Board of Governors’ Annual Meeting at Hilton Head Island, S.C., on Thursday evening, presenting several awards for excellence and service.

Predators sign five

The Nashville Predators have signed defensemen Jordan Gross, Kevin Gravel and Roland McKeown to two-year contracts, and forwards Mark Jankowski and Kiefer Sherwood to one-year contracts.

Lightning acquire Myers, Mismash

The Tampa Bay Lightning have acquired defenseman Philippe Myers and forward Grant Mismash from the Nashville Predators in exchange for defenseman Ryan McDonagh.

Blue Jackets acquire Olivier

The Columbus Blue Jackets have acquired right wing Mathieu Olivier from the Nashville Predators in exchange for a fourth-round pick in the 2022 NHL Draft.