=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===

                        === Friday, March 13, 2015 ===


=== BASEBALL ===

Houston Astros - Optioned pitcher Luis Cruz and outfielder Domingo Santana to
minor league camp, assigned catcher Luis Flores to minor league camp.


=== BASKETBALL ===

Miami Heat - Signed forward Henry Walker for the remainder of the season.

National Basketball Association - Suspended Golden State Warriors center
Marreese Speights one game without pay for pleading no contest to reckless
driving in Florida.


=== FOOTBALL ===

Buffalo Bills - Signed defensive tackle Kyle Williams to a contract extension.

Dallas Cowboys - Signed running back Darren McFadden to a two-year contract.

Denver Broncos - Agreed to terms with safety Darian Stewart on a two-year
contract and guard Shelley Smith on a two-year contract.

Detroit Lions - Re-signed linebacker Josh Bynes to a two-year contract and
safety Isa Abdul-Quddus to a one-year contract.

Jacksonville Jaguars - Signed wide receiver/punt returner Bryan Walters.

Kansas City Chiefs - Signed wide receiver Jason Avant, tight end Richard
Gordon and safety Kelcie McCray.

Minnesota Vikings - Acquired wide receiver Mike Wallace and a 2015 seventh-
round pick from the Miami Dolphins in exchange for a 2015 fifth-round pick.

New England Patriots - Re-signed linebacker Chris White.

New Orleans Saints - Agreed to terms with running back C.J. Spiller on a four-
year contract; acquired linebacker Dannell Ellerbe and a 2015 third-round pick
from the Miami Dolphins in exchange for wide receiver Kenny Stills; waived
defensive back Corey White.

Oakland Raiders - Signed cornerback James Dockery and quarterback Christian
Ponder.

Pittsburgh Steelers - Signed quarterback Ben Roethlisberger to a new five-year
contract; signed running back DeAngelo Williams to a two-year contract.

St. Louis Rams - Signed defensive tackle Nick Fairley.

Tennessee Titans - Agreed to terms with outside linebackers Brian Orakpo and
Derrick Morgan, tight end Anthony Fasano, defensive tackle Karl Klug and
kicker Ryan Succop.

Washington Redskins - Signed cornerback Chris Culliver; re-signed cornerback
Justin Rogers.


=== HOCKEY ===

National Hockey League - Suspended Chicago Blackhawks forward Joakin Nordstrom
two games.

Washington Capitals - Recalled center Andre Burakovsky from Hershey (AHL);
assigned defenseman Cameron Schilling to Hershey.

Winnipeg Jets - Recalled defenceman Keaton Ellerby from St. John's (AHL).


=== COLLEGE ===

Austin Peay - Announced that Athletic Director Derek van der Merwe has
resigned.

Rutgers - Dismissed linebacker L.J. Liston from the football team.


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