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             === 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
Texas Rangers.

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.


Brooklyn Nets - Assigned forward Tornike Shengelia and guard Tyshawn Taylor to
Springfield (NBADL).

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
Delaware (NBADL).

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
reserve/future contracts.

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
injured reserve.

Minnesota Wild - Placed goaltender Josh Harding and center Mikko Koivu on
injured reserve; recalled defenseman Jonathan Blum and forward Erik Haula from
Iowa (AHL).

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.