=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Saturday, February 23, 2013 ===
=== BASEBALL ===
Philadelphia Phillies - Traded pitcher Michael Schwimer to Toronto for first
baseman Art Charles.
Pittsburgh Pirates - Agreed to terms with pitcher Jose Contreras on a minor
league contract with an invite to spring training.
=== FOOTBALL ===
Buffalo Bills - Signed assistant general manager Doug Whaley to a contract
Chicago Bears - Named Mike Groh wide receivers coach.
=== HOCKEY ===
Columbus Blue Jackets - Recalled center Nick Drazenovic from Springfield
Florida Panthers - Recalled defenseman Colby Robak from San Antonio (AHL).
Detroit Red Wings - Assigned forward Jan Mursak to Grand Rapids (AHL).
National Hockey League - Suspended San Jose Sharks forward Ryane Clowe,
pending a Monday hearing.
New York Islanders - Assigned goaltender Rick DiPietro to Bridgeport (AHL);
recalled goaltender Kevin Poulin from Bridgeport.
New York Rangers - Recalled forward Christian Thomas from Connecticut (AHL).