=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Monday, January 6, 2014 ===
=== BASEBALL ===
Cleveland Indians - Signed pitcher Scott Atchison and outfielder Jeff
Francoeur to minor league contracts with invitations to spring training.
New York Mets - Signed catcher Taylor Teagarden to a minor league contract
with an invitation to spring training.
Pittsburgh Pirates - Signed outfielder Chris Dickerson to a minor league
Seattle Mariners - Signed catcher Humberto Quintero to a minor league contract
with an invitation to spring training.
St. Louis Cardinals - Claimed outfielder Rafael Ortega off waivers from the
Tampa Bay Rays - Signed infielder James Darnell, pitcher Santiago Garrido,
shortstop Ray Olmedo and catcher Ali Solis to minor league contracts with
invitations to spring training.
=== BASKETBALL ===
Brooklyn Nets - Assigned forward Tornike Shengelia and guard Tyshawn Taylor to
Dallas Mavericks - Recalled guard Ricky Ledo from Texas (NBADL).
Los Angeles Clippers - Signed guard Darius Morris to a 10-day contract.
Philadelphia 76ers - Recalled guards Lorenzo Brown and Elliot Williams from
Sacramento Kings - Waived center Hamady Ndiaye.
San Antonio Spurs - Assigned guard Nando De Colo to Austin (NBADL).
=== FOOTBALL ===
Calgary Stampeders (CFL) - Acquired wide receiver Simon Charbonneau-Campeau in
exchange for wide receiver Spencer Armstrong.
Cincinnati Bengals - Signed wide receiver Cobi Hamilton, centers T.J. Johnson
and Scott Wedige, defensive end David King, cornerback Onterio McCalebb and
linebacker Bruce Taylor to reserve/future contracts.
Indianapolis Colts - Agreed to terms with wide receiver Deion Branch; promoted
wide receiver Josh Lenz from the practice squad to the active roster; released
defensive tackle Christian Tupou from the practice squad; placed defensive end
Fili Moala and cornerback Greg Toler on injured reserve.
Miami Dolphins - Announced that offensive coordinator Mike Sherman has been
relieved of his duties.
Montreal Alouettes (CFL) - Signed defensive end Ameet Pall and offensive
lineman Jake Piotrowski to two-year contracts; signed offensive tackle Ryan
White to a three-year contract.
New England Patriots - Placed linebacker Brandon Spikes on injured reserve.
New York Jets - Signed cornerback Ras-I Dowling to a reserve/future contract.
Ottawa RedBlacks (CFL) - Signed kicker Nick Setta.
Philadelphia Eagles - Signed linebackers Emmanuel Acho and Travis Long,
defensive end Brandon Bair, offensive tackle Michael Bamiro, wide receiver
B.J. Cunningham, tight end Emil Igwenagu and quarterback G.J. Kinne to
Toronto Argonauts (CFL) - Signed running back/slotback Andre Durie to a
contract extension through the 2016 season.
=== HOCKEY ===
Boston Bruins - Recalled forward Justin Florek from Providence (AHL).
Dallas Stars - Activated defensemen Trevor Daley and Sergei Gonchar from
Minnesota Wild - Placed goaltender Josh Harding and center Mikko Koivu on
injured reserve; recalled defenseman Jonathan Blum and forward Erik Haula from
National Hockey League - Suspended Buffalo Sabres defenseman Tyler Myers three
games without pay for an illegal check to the head of New Jersey Devils
forward Dainius Zubrus during a Jan. 4 game.
New Jersey Devils - Placed forward Patrik Elias on injured reserve; recalled
defenseman Eric Gelinas from Albany (AHL).
New York Islanders - Placed goaltender Evgeni Nabokov on injured reserve;
recalled goaltender Anders Nilsson from Bridgeport (AHL) on emergency basis.
San Jose Sharks - Recalled forward Freddie Hamilton from Worcester (AHL).
Tampa Bay Lightning - Recalled goaltender Cedrick Desjardins from Syracuse
Vancouver Canucks - Recalled goaltender Joacim Eriksson from Utica (AHL).
=== COLLEGE ===
Florida - Named Mike Summers offensive line coach.
James Madison - Named Brad Davis and Andrew Mehringer co-offensive
coordinators; Parker Fleming wide receiver and special teams coach; John
secondary coach, Steve Sisa linebackers coach and Antoine Smith defensive line
Southeast Missouri - Named Sherard Poteete offensive coordinator and Eric
Burrow secondary coach.