=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Tuesday, April 1, 2014 ===
=== BASEBALL ===
New York Yankees - Placed infielder Brendan Ryan on the 15-day disabled list;
selected the contract of infielder Yangervis Solarte from Scranton/Wilkes
Barre (IL); designated infielder Eduardo Nunez for assignment.
Texas Rangers - Designated catcher Chris Gimenez for assignment; purchased the
contract of pitcher Daniel McCutchen from Round Rock (PCL); outrighted pitcher
Michael Kirkman to Round Rock.
Toronto Blue Jays - Placed shortstop Jose Reyes on the 15-day disabled list;
selected the contract of infielder Jonathan Diaz from Buffalo (IL).
=== BASKETBALL ===
National Basketball Association - Fined Detroit Pistons guard Brandon Jennings
$5,000 for violating the league's anti-flopping rules during a Mar. 31 game
against the Milwaukee Bucks; fined Sacramento Kings forward Reggie Evans
$15,000 for elbowing New Orleans Pelicans forward-center Anthony Davis.
=== FOOTBALL ===
Arizona Cardinals - Signed cornerbacks LeQuan Lewis and Eddie Whitley to two-
Denver Broncos - Announced cornerback Chris Harris Jr. signed his restricted
free agent tender contract.
New Orleans Saints - Signed linebacker Parys Haralson to a one-year contract.
New York Giants - Signed offensive lineman Charles Brown.
New York Jets - Signed wide receiver Jacoby Ford and cornerback Dimitri
Oakland Raiders - Released guard Mike Brisiel.
Pittsburgh Steelers - Signed cornerback Brice McCain to a one-year contract.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers - Signed fullbacks Josh Baker and Jorvorskie Lane.
Winnipeg Blue Bombers (CFL) - Signed offensive lineman Randy Richards and
linebacker Cyhl Quarles; named Bob Wylie offensive line coach.
=== HOCKEY ===
Boston Bruins - Recalled forward Ryan Spooner from Providence (AHL).
Buffalo Sabres - Signed forward Justin Kea to a three-year, entry-level
Carolina Hurricanes - Recalled forward Chris Terry from Charlotte (AHL).
Columbus Blue Jackets - Signed forward T.J. Tynan to a two-year, entry-level
Edmonton Oilers - Assigned forward Jujhar Khaira to Oklahoma City (AHL).
Florida Panthers - Recalled forward Bobby Butler and defenseman Jonathan
Racine from San Antonio (AHL).
New Jersey Devils - Recalled forward Mike Sislo from Albany (AHL).
Ottawa Senators - Signed goaltender Chris Driedger to a three-year, entry-
level contract; signed forward Garrett Thompson to a one-year, entry-level
Pittsburgh Penguins - Signed forward Bryan Rust to a two-year, entry-level
San Jose Sharks - Assigned defenseman Mirco Mueller to Worcester (AHL).
Tampa Bay Lightning - Signed forward Adam Erne to an entry-level contract.
Washington Capitals - Recalled forward Chris Brown from Hershey (AHL).
Winnipeg Jets - Assigned goaltender Eric Comrie and defenseman Josh Morrisey
to St. John's (AHL).
=== COLLEGE ===
Alabama State - Named Molly Rouse assistant women's soccer coach.
Louisiana Tech - Named Tyler Summitt women's head basketball coach.
Marquette - Named Steve Wojciechowski men's head basketball coach.
New Hampshire - Named Peter McCarty defensive line coach; Garrett Gillick
linebackers coach and Kyle McAllister assistant defensive line coach.