=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Monday, February 24, 2014 ===
=== BASEBALL ===
Baltimore Orioles - Signed outfielder Nelson Cruz to a one-year contract;
designated pitcher Chris Jones for assignment.
Detroit Tigers - Agreed to terms with pitchers Jose Ortega, Luke Putkonen,
Evan Reed, Kyle Lobstein and Drew Smyly, infielder Nick Castellanos and
outfielder Steven Moya.
Pittsburgh Pirates - Claimed third baseman Brent Morel off waivers from
the Toronto Blue Jays; designated infielder Chase d'Arnaud for assignment.
Texas Rangers - Agreed to terms with manager Ron Washington on a contract
extension through the 2015 season.
=== BASKETBALL ===
Los Angeles Clippers - Signed forward Glen Davis.
New York Knicks - Waived guard Beno Udrih and forward Metta World Peace.
=== FOOTBALL ===
British Columbia Lions (CFL) - Signed running back Stefan Logan to a contract
Chicago Bears - Signed center Taylor Boggs and safety Derrick Martin to one-
Montreal Alouettes (CFL) - Named Tom Higgins head coach.
Oakland Raiders - Signed cornerback Taiwan Jones to a three-year contract
extension through the 2017 season.
Winnipeg Blue Bombers (CFL) - Named Gene Dahlquist quarterbacks coach.
=== HOCKEY ===
Calgary Flames - Recalled forward Markus Granlund from Abbotsford (AHL).
Colorado Avalanche - Announced the retirement of forward Milan Hejduk.
Columbus Blue Jackets - Recalled defenseman Dalton Prout from Springfield
(AHL); placed defenseman Fedor Tyutin on injured reserve.
Detroit Red Wings - Assigned defenseman Gleason Fournier to Grand Rapids
Florida Panthers - Recalled forward Drew Shore from San Antonio (AHL);
assigned defenseman Mike Mottau to San Antonio.
Los Angeles Kings - Recalled goaltender Martin Jones from Manchester (AHL);
assigned goaltender J.F. Berube to Manchester.
Minnesota Wild - Recalled forward Erik Haula and defenseman Steven Kampfer
from Iowa (AHL).
Nashville Predators - Recalled forward Simon Moser from Milwaukee (AHL).
New Jersey Devils - Recalled defenseman Eric Gelinas from Albany (AHL).
New York Islanders - Placed center John Tavares on injured reserve; recalled
forwards Mike Halmo, Anders Lee and Ryan Strome from Bridgeport (AHL).
Phoenix Coyotes - Recalled forward Brandon McMillan from Portland (AHL);
assigned defenseman Brandon Gormley to Portland.
Pittsburgh Penguins - Recalled forward Brian Gibbons and defenseman Simon
Despres from Wilkes Barre/Scranton (AHL).
St. Louis Blues - Recalled forward Dmitrij Jaskin from Chicago (AHL).
=== COLLEGE ===
Hofstra - Named Ryszard Gorski assistant men's soccer coach.