F Ryan Watson (Surrey, 2001-02) has signed a one-year contract with Sportverein Ritten-Renon (Italy Serie A). The 29-year-old spent last season with Sportivi Ghiaccio Cortina (Italy Serie A), posting 16 goals and 18 assists in 37 games. . . .
F Mikael Bedard (Nanaimo, 2006-08) inked a one-year deal with Wheeling Nailers (ECHL). The Montreal product lit it up with Port Huron (IHL) last season, scoring 35 goals and 38 assists in 76 games. . . .
F Brett Hemingway (Coquitlam, 2001-03) signed with Belfast Giants (EIHL) for the 2010-11 season. He split last season between Alaska Aces (ECHL) and Stockton Thunder (ECHL) and Arizona Sundogs (CHL). In the ECHL, the Surrey native notched seven goals and 13 assists in 34 games while in the CHL, he had one assist in three games. . . .
G Mark Dekanich (Coquitlam, 2003-04) has signed a one-year contract extension with Nashville Predators (NHL). The 24-year-old spent last season with Milwaukee Admirals (AHL) and Cincinnati Cyclones (ECHL). He had a 27-16-4 record with four shutouts and a 2.33 GAA in the AHL and a 2-0-0 record with one shutout and a 0.48 GAA in the ECHL. . . .