=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Tuesday, December 31, 2013 ===
=== BASEBALL ===
Houston Astros - Agreed to terms with pitcher Jesse Crain on a one-year
Washington Nationals - Agreed to terms with infielder Will Rhymes on a minor
=== BASKETBALL ===
New Orleans Pelicans - Waived forward Lou Admundson.
New York Knicks - Signed forward Jeremy Tyler; waived guard Chris Smith.
San Antonio Spurs - Recalled guard Nando De Colo and forward Malcolm Thomas
from Austin (NBADL).
=== FOOTBALL ===
Chicago Bears - Signed punter Drew Butler and running back Willie Carter
to reserve/future contracts.
Cincinnati Bengals - Signed tight end Kevin Brock and punter Zoltan Mesko;
waived punter Shawn Powell; signed kicker Quinn Sharp to a reserve/future
Denver Broncos - Signed offensive linemen Mike Farrell and Ryan Miller,
linebacker J.J. Fort, safety Eric Hagg and wide receiver Jordan Norwood to
Oakland Raiders - Signed linebacker Justin Cole to a reserve/future contract.
Pittsburgh Steelers - Signed wide receivers Justin Brown and Kashif Moore,
guards Bryant Browning and Chris Hubbard, running back Alvester Alexander,
safety Ross Ventrone and linebacker Kion Wilson to reserve/future contracts.
=== HOCKEY ===
Boston Bruins - Recalled forward Nick Johnson from Providence (AHL).
Calgary Flames - Signed forward Emile Poirier to a three-year, entry-level
Carolina Hurricanes - Recalled goaltender Anton Khudobin from Charlotte (AHL).
Columbus Blue Jackets - Signed forward Kerby Rychel to a three-year, entry-
Ottawa Senators - Recalled forward Mark Stone from Binghamton (AHL).
San Jose Sharks - Recalled forward Freddie Hamilton from Worcester (AHL);
placed forward Martin Havlat on injured reserve.
Tampa Bay Lightning - Assigned forward Pierre-Cedric Labrie to Syracuse (AHL).
Toronto Maple Leafs - Signed defenseman Dion Phaneuf to a seven-year contract
Vancouver Canucks - Assigned forward Jeremy Welsh to Utica (AHL).
Winnipeg Jets - Agreed to terms with forward Ryan Olsen on a three-year, two-
way, entry-level contract.
=== COLLEGE ===
Florida State - Signed head football coach Jimbo Fisher to a five-year