HOCKEY

Coyotes send Hodgman to Portland Pirates

The Arizona Coyotes announced Monday that forward Justin Hodgman has been assigned to the Portland Pirates from the Coyotes and defenseman Brandon Gormley has been recalled from the Pirates to the Coyotes.

Hodgman, 26, scored a goal in his NHL debut on Oct. 25 against Florida, and has appeared in four games with the Coyotes this season. He has also played in three games with the Pirates this year.

Gormley, 22, has one goal and two assists in six games with the Pirates this season. He has also appeared in five games with the Coyotes.