=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Sunday, January 4, 2015 ===
=== BASEBALL ===
Kansas City Royals - Signed pitcher Ryan Madson to a minor league contract
with an invitation to major league spring training.
=== BASKETBALL ===
Golden State Warriors - Recalled center Ognjen Kuzmic from Santa Cruz (NBADL).
Utah Jazz - Waived guard Toure Murry.
=== HOCKEY ===
Buffalo Sabres - Recalled forwards Phil Varone and Tim Schaller from Rochester
(AHL); assigned forward Johan Larsson to Rochester.
San Jose Sharks - Placed forward Joe Thornton on injured reserve; assigned
forward Michael Haley to Worcester (AHL).