=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Tuesday, March 12, 2013 ===
=== BASEBALL ===
Boston Red Sox - Optioned outfielder Alex Hassan and pitcher Steven Wright to
Pawtucket (IL); assigned first baseman/outfielder Mark Hamilton and
outfielders Jeremy Hazelbaker and Juan Carlos Linares to minor league camp.
San Diego Padres - Optioned pitcher Fautino De Los Santos to Tucson (PCL).
Seattle Mariners - Optioned pitcher Anthony Fernandez to Jackson (Southern).
St. Louis Cardinals - Optioned pitcher Kevin Siegrist to Memphis (PCL);
reassigned pitcher Barret Browning and catcher Cody Stanley to minor league
=== BASKETBALL ===
Golden State Warriors - Assigned guard/forward Kent Bazemore and forward
Malcolm Thomas to Santa Cruz (NBADL).
Miami Heat - Signed forward Juwan Howard to a second 10-day contract.
New Orleans Hornets - Signed center Lou Amundson for the remainder of the
season; released center Henry Sims.
=== FOOTBALL ===
Arizona Cardinals - Re-signed safety Rashad Johnson to a three-year contract.
Atlanta Falcons - Re-signed offensive tackle Sam Baker to a six-year contract.
Baltimore Ravens - Re-signed long snapper Morgan Cox and wide receiver David
Reed to two-year contracts.
British Columbia Lions (CFL) - Signed wide receiver Marco Iannuzzi to a
Buffalo Bills - Released quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick.
Carolina Panthers - Released linebacker James Anderson.
Chicago Bears - Agreed to terms with offensive tackle Jermon Bushrod on a
five-year contract and tight end Martellus Bennett on a four-year contract.
Cincinnati Bengals - Re-signed defensive ends Robert Geathers and Wallace
Cleveland Browns - Agreed to terms with outside linebacker Paul Kruger on a
Denver Broncos - Agreed to terms with guard Louis Vasquez on a multi-year
Detroit Lions - Re-signed safety Amari Spievey and wide receiver Kassim Osgood
to one-year contracts.
Houston Texans - Released wide receiver Kevin Walter.
Minnesota Vikings - Released cornerback Antoine Winfield; re-signed tackle
Oakland Raiders - Released wide receiver Darrius Heyward-Bay, defensive back
Michael Huff and defensive end David Tollefson; re-signed defensive back
Philadelphia Eagles - Released cornerback Nnamdi Asomugha; agreed to terms
with cornerback Bradley Fletcher, tight end James Casey, safety Patrick Chung,
linebacker Jason Phillips and defensive tackle Isaac Sopoaga.
Pittsburgh Steelers - Tendered offers to running back Jonathan Dwyer, nose
tackle Steve McLendon, running back Isaac Redman and wide receiver Emmanuel
St. Louis Rams - Agreed to terms with defensive end William Hayes on a multi-
year contract; signed tight end Jared Cook to a five-year deal.
San Francisco 49ers - Acquired an undisclosed 2013 draft pick and a
conditional draft pick in 2014 from the Kansas City Chiefs in exchange for
quarterback Alex Smith; acquired wide receiver Anquan Boldin from the
Baltimore Ravens in exchange for an undisclosed 2013 draft pick.
San Diego Chargers - Released tight end Randy McMichael; re-signed kicker
Nick Novak to a four-year contract; released defensive tackle Antonio Garay.
Seattle Seahawks - Acquired wide receiver Percy Harvin from the Minnesota
Vikings in exchange for a 2013 first-round draft pick, a 2013 seventh-round
draft pick and a 2014 third-round draft pick.
Tennessee Titans - Waived safety Jordan Babineaux and guard Mitch Petrus.
=== HOCKEY ===
Anaheim Ducks - Recalled goaltender Jeff Deslauriers from Fort Wayne (ECHL).
Chicago Blackhawks - Recalled forward Jimmy Hayes from Rockford (AHL);
assigned defenseman Steve Montador to Rockford.
Columbus Blue Jackets - Activated forward Brandon Dubinsky off injured
reserve; acquired forward Matthew Ford from the Philadelphia Flyers in
exchange for future considerations.
Detroit Red Wings - Recalled right wing Gustav Nyquist from Grand Rapids
(AHL); assigned left wing Tomas Tatar to Grand Rapids.
Edmonton Oilers - Assigned forward Anton Lander to Oklahoma City (AHL).
Minnesota Wild - Assigned forward Mikael Granlund to Houston (AHL); acquired a
sixth-round draft pick in 2014 from the Ottawa Senators in exchange for
forward Matt Kassian.
Philadelphia Flyers - Assigned defenseman Erik Gustafsson to Adirondack (AHL).
Phoenix Coyotes - Recalled defenseman Chris Summers from Portland (AHL).
Tampa Bay Lightning - Assigned goaltender Cedrick Desjardins to Syracuse
Washington Capitals - Recalled defenseman Cameron Schilling from Hershey
=== COLLEGE ===
East Tennessee State - Announced the retirement of head women's basketball
coach Karen Kemp.
Georgia Southern - Fired head men's basketball coach Charlton Young.
Siena - Fired head men's basketball coach Mitch Buonaguro.
UMKC - Fired head men's basketball coach Matt Brown.