=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Wednesday, February 13, 2013 ===
=== BASEBALL ===
Cleveland Indians - Signed pitcher Daisuke Matsuzaka to a minor league
contract with an invitation to spring training.
New York Yankees - Placed third baseman Alex Rodriguez on the 60-day disabled
Pittsburgh Pirates - Signed infielder Brandon Inge to a minor league contract
with an invitation to spring training.
Seattle Mariners - Signed pitcher Felix Hernandez to a seven-year contract;
acquired outfielder Abraham Almonte from the New York Yankees in exchange for
pitcher Shawn Kelley.
=== BASKETBALL ===
Denver Nuggets - Recalled forward Quincy Miller and guard Julyan Stone from
Miami Heat - Recalled center Dexter Pittman from Sioux Falls (NBADL).
National Basketball Association - Suspended Orlando Magic forward Hedo
Turkoglu 20 games for violating the terms of the NBA/NBPA Anti-Drug Program.
=== FOOTBALL ===
Cleveland Browns - Signed punter Spencer Lanning to a reserve/future contract.
Denver Broncos - Named Derius Swinton assistant special teams coach.
Edmonton Eskimos (CFL) - Signed defensive back Desmond Marrow, kick returner
Tavoy Moore and wide receiver Marcus Rivers; released defensive lineman Kade
Montreal Alouettes (CFL) - Signed linebacker Chip Cox and wide receivers S.J.
Green and Eric Deslauriers to two-year contracts; released linebacker Rod
Davis and kicker Derek Schiavone.
Minnesota Vikings - Exercised the option on head coach Leslie Frazier's
contract option for the 2014 season.
New York Giants - Signed kicker David Buehler to a reserve/future contract.
Philadelphia Eagles - Named Tom Gamble vice president of player personnel.
Pittsburgh Steelers - Named Richard Mann wide receivers coach.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers - Signed punter Chas Henry to a reserve/future contract.
=== HOCKEY ===
Anaheim Ducks - Assigned forward Rickard Rakell to Plymouth (OHL); assigned
forward Emerson Etem to Norfolk (AHL); recalled forwards Patrick Maroon and
Peter Holland from Norfolk.
Calgary Flames - Assigned goaltender Danny Taylor to Abbotsford (AHL).
Columbus Blue Jackets - Named Jarmo Kekalainen general manager; recalled
forward Nick Drazenovic from Springfield (AHL).
Los Angeles Kings - Placed defenseman Alec Martinez on injured reserve;
recalled defenseman Andrew Campbell from Manchester (AHL).
Minnesota Wild - Named Andrew Brunette hockey operations advisor.
New Jersey Devils - Placed forward Dainius Zubrus on injured reserve; recalled
forward Andrei Loktionov from Albany (AHL).
New York Rangers - Assigned defenseman Steve Eminger to Connecticut (AHL).
Phoenix Coyotes - Recalled defenseman David Rundblad from Portland (AHL);
assigned defenseman Michael Stone to Portland.
Pittsburgh Penguins - Assigned defenseman Dylan Reese to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton
(AHL); activated defensemen Kris Letang and Matt Niskanen from injured
San Jose Sharks - Assigned forward Matt Pelech to Worcester (AHL).
Toronto Maple Leafs - Recalled goaltender Jussi Rynnas from Toronto (AHL).
Winnipeg Jets - Traded forward Alexei Ponikarovsky to the New Jersey Devils in
exchange for a 2013 seventh-round draft pick and a 2014 fourth-round draft
pick; acquired forward Eric Tangradi from the Pittsburgh Penguins in exchange
for a seventh round draft pick in the 2013 NHL Draft; recalled goaltender
Eddie Pasquale from St. John's (AHL).
=== COLLEGE ===
Illinois State - Named Dan Clark assistant offensive line coach.
Memphis - Extended the contract of head football coach Justin Fuente for one
Southern California - Fired baseball head coach Frank Cruz; named Dan Hubbs
baseball head coach.
UNLV - Named Tim Hauck defensive coordinator and cornerbacks coach.