=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Thursday, January 23, 2014 ===
=== BASEBALL ===
Cleveland Indians - Signed pitcher David Aardsma to a minor league contract
with an invitation to spring training.
Kansas City Royals - Signed pitcher Jon Rauch to a minor league contract with
an invitation to spring training.
San Diego Padres - Signed infielder/outfielder Xavier Nady, infielder Alberto
Gonzalez and pitchers Blaine Boyer and Anthony Carter to minor league
contracts with invitations to spring training.
San Francisco Giants - Agreed to terms with Joaquin Arias on a two-year
Tampa Bay Rays - Signed pitcher Grant Balfour to a two-year contract.
=== BASKETBALL ===
Phoenix Suns - Assigned guard Archie Goodwin to Bakersfield (NBADL).
San Antonio Spurs - Waived forward Malcolm Thomas.
Tulsa Shock (WNBA) - Named Fred Williams head coach.
=== FOOTBALL ===
Arizona Cardinals - Promoted Terry McDonough to vice president of player
Chicago Bears - Named Reggie Herring linebackers coach and Paul Pasqualoni
defensive line coach.
Cincinnati Bengals - Named Brian Braswell assistant offensive line/quality
Cleveland Browns - Named Mike Pettine head coach.
Dallas Cowboys - Signed kicker Dan Bailey to a contract extension through the
Pittsburgh Steelers - Named Mike Munchak offensive line coach.
=== HOCKEY ===
Boston Bruins - Recalled defenseman Zach Trotman from Providence (AHL) on an
Minnesota Wild - Activated left wing Zach Parise off injured reserve; assigned
defenseman Jonathon Blum to Iowa (AHL).
New Jersey Devils - Recalled forward Joe Whitney from Albany (AHL).
New York Rangers - Assigned goaltender David LeNeveu to Hartford (AHL).
Pittsburgh Penguins - Activated forward Andrew Ebbett from injured reserve;
reassigned forward Zach Sill to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton (AHL).
St. Louis Blues - Activated forward Maxim Lapierre from injured reserve;
assigned forward Adam Cracknell to Chicago (AHL).
=== COLLEGE ===
Coastal Carolina - Named Ryan Goodman linebackers coach.
Massachusetts - Named Tom Masella defensive coordinator, Mike Cassano passing
game coordinator/wide receivers coach and Liam Coen quarterback coach.
Sacramento State - Named Jody Sears defensive coordinator.
Sam Houston State - Named K.C. Keeler head football coach.