=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Wednesday, December 24, 2014 ===
=== BASKETBALL ===
Detroit Pistons - Acquired forward Anthony Tolliver from the Phoenix Suns in
exchange for forward Tony Mitchell.
Houston Rockets - Agreed to terms with head coach Kevin McHale on a three-year
contract extension; recalled center Clint Capela from Rio Grande Valley
=== FOOTBALL ===
Atlanta Falcons - Signed running back Jerome Smith to the active roster from
the practice squad; released linebacker James Anderson; signed safety Brandan
Bishop to the practice squad.
Cleveland Browns - Activated defensive lineman John Hughes from injured
reserve/designated to return; signed long snapper Charley Hughlett; placed
quarterback Johnny Manziel and defensive lineman Ishmaa'ily Kitchen on injured
Minnesota Vikings - Signed running back Henry Josey off the Jacksonville
Jaguars practice squad; signed linebacker Justin Anderson to the practice
=== HOCKEY ===
Buffalo Sabres - Assigned forwards Joel Armia, Mikhail Grigorenko and Tim
Schaller, and defenseman Mark Pysyk to Rochester (AHL).
National Hockey League - Suspended San Jose Sharks forward John Scott four
Pittsburgh Penguins - Assigned goaltender Jeff Zatkoff, defenseman Taylor
Chorney and forward Dominik Uher to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton (AHL).
=== COLLEGE ===
Florida - Named Doug Nussmeier offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach.