=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Monday, December 22, 2014 ===
=== BASEBALL ===
Kansas City Royals - Assigned pitcher Casey Coleman and outfielder Moises
Sierra to Omaha (PCL).
Minnesota Twins - Agreed to terms with pitcher Phil Hughes on a new five-year
contract extension; signed pitcher Wil Ledezma, first baseman Brock Peterson
and catcher Dan Rohlfing to minor league contracts.
Philadelphia Phillies - Signed first baseman Chris McGuiness and pitchers Sean
O'Sullivan and Kevin Slowey to minor league contracts with invitations to
San Francisco Giants - Re-signed pitcher Sergio Romo to a two-year contract.
=== BASKETBALL ===
Atlanta Hawks - Recalled forward/center Adreian Payne from Austin (NBADL).
National Basketball Association - Fined New York Knicks center Samuel
Dalembert $15,000 for a Flagrant Foul during a Dec. 21 game against Toronto.
=== FOOTBALL ===
BC Lions (CFL) - Signed defensive back Ronnie Yell to a contract extension
through the 2016 season.
Buffalo Bills - Released wide receiver Mike Williams from injured reserve.
Carolina Panthers - Added defensive end Frank Alexander to the 53-man roster;
placed wide receiver De'Andre Presley on injured reserve.
National Football League - Suspended Detroit Lions center Dominic Raiola one
game without pay for a violation of safety-related playing rules.
San Diego Chargers - Placed guard Johnnie Troutman on injured reserve; signed
offensive lineman Kenny Wiggins.
Saskatchewan Roughriders (CFL) - Signed wide receiver Jamel Richardson.
=== HOCKEY ===
Arizona Coyotes - Recalled defenseman Brandon Gormley from Portland (AHL).
Carolina Hurricanes - Recalled forward Brendan Woods from Charlotte (AHL).
Columbus Blue Jets - Assigned forward Sean Collins to Springfield (AHL).
New Jersey Devils - Recalled forward Tim Sestito from Albany (AHL).
Pittsburgh Penguins - Recalled goaltender Jeff Zatkoff from Wilkes-Barre
Washington Capitals - Recalled forwards Andre Burakovsky and Aaron Volpatti
from Hershey (AHL).