=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Wednesday, January 1, 2014 ===
=== BASKETBALL ===
Atlanta Hawks - Assigned guard Jared Cunningham to Bakersfield (NBADL).
Boston Celtics - Assigned guard MarShon Brooks to Maine (NBADL).
=== FOOTBALL ===
Carolina Panthers - Signed tight end D.C. Jefferson to the practice squad;
released running back Armond Smith from the practice squad.
=== HOCKEY ===
Buffalo Sabres - Recalled defenseman Brayden McNabb and forward Johan Larsson
from Rochester (AHL); placed forward Cody Hodgson on injured reserve.
Calgary Flames - Assigned center Markus Granlund to Abbotsford (AHL).
Carolina Hurricanes - Acquired defenseman John-Michael Liles from the Toronto
Maple Leafs in exchange for defenseman Tim Gleason. The Hurricanes also
receive the rights to defenseman Dennis Robertson from Toronto as part of the
Columbus Blue Jackets - Recalled forward Jonathan Marchessault from
Springfield (AHL); placed forward Matt Calvert on injured reserve.
St. Louis Blues - Assigned forward Dmitrij Jaskin to Chicago (AHL).
=== COLLEGE ===
Ohio State - Suspended defensive lineman Noah Spence three games for violating
a Big Ten Conference rule.