=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Thursday, August 22, 2013 ===
=== BASEBALL ===
Atlanta Braves - Activated pitcher Paul Maholm from the 15-day disabled list;
placed outfielder Jason Heyward on the 15-day disabled list; claimed infielder
Elliot Johnson off waivers from the Kansas City Royals; optioned infielder
Phil Gosselin to Gwinnett (IL).
Chicago White Sox - Recalled infielder Leury Garcia from Charlotte (IL).
Cincinnati Reds - Placed pitcher Jonathan Broxton on the 15-day disabled list;
transferred pitcher Johnny Cueto to the 60-day disabled list; recalled pitcher
Nick Christiani from Louisville (IL).
Major League Baseball - Suspended St. Louis Cardinals minor league outfielder
Yoenny Gonzalez 50 games without pay for his violation of the Minor League
Drug Prevention and Treatment Program.
New York Mets - Signed pitcher Daisuke Matsuzaka on a one-year contract.
New York Yankees - Placed infielder Jayson Nix on the 15-day disabled list;
recalled pitcher Preston Claiborne from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (IL).
San Francisco Giants - Placed outfielder Andres Torres on the 15-day disabled
list; optioned pitcher Michael Kickham to Fresno (PCL); recalled infielder
Nick Noonan and outfielder Francisco Peguero from Fresno.
Tampa Bay Rays - Signed outfielder/designated hitter Delmon Young to a minor
Toronto Blue Jays - Placed infielder Maicer Izturis on the 15-day disabled
list; recalled infielder Ryan Goins from Buffalo (IL); signed outfielder
Ryan Langerhans on a minor league contract, and assigned him to Buffalo.
=== BASKETBALL ===
New Orleans Pelicans - Signed forwards Lance Thomas and Arinze Onuaku.
Philadelphia 76ers - Acquired guard Tony Wroten from Memphis in exchange for
future draft considerations.
=== FOOTBALL ===
New York Giants - Activated fullback Henry Hynoski from the physically unable
to perform list; signed tackle Austin Holtz.
New York Jets - Released tight end Mike Shanahan and wide receiver Titus Ryan;
signed wide receiver Mohamed Massaquoi.
Philadelphia Eagles - Named Tra Thomas offensive coaching assistant.
San Francisco 49ers - Signed quarterback Seneca Wallace; waived wide receiver
Ricardo Lockette; placed safety Darcel McBath on injured reserve; claimed
linebacker Joe Holland off waivers from the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
=== HOCKEY ===
Carolina Hurricanes - Agreed to terms with forward Sergey Tolchinsky on a
three-year, entry-level contract.
Chicago Blackhawks - Agreed to terms on a three-year contract with forward
Montreal Canadiens - Agreed to terms with defenseman Douglas Murray on a one-
Vancouver Canucks - Signed defenseman Chris Tanev; re-signed defenseman Andrew
=== COLLEGE ===
Detroit - Named Dean Ristovski assistant women's basketball coach and John
Kenger graduate assistant women's basketball coach.
Eastern Illinois - Named Sheri Sam assistant women's basketball coach.
North Carolina Central - Terminated the contract of head football coach Henry
Frazier III and named Dwayne Foster interim head football coach.
North Dakota State - Announced multi-year contract extensions for head men's
basketball coach Saul Phillips, wrestling coach Roger Kish and softball coach