=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Sunday, March 16, 2014 ===
=== BASEBALL ===
Houston Astros - Optioned pitchers Jose Cisnero, Chia-Jen Lo, Collin McHugh
and Rudy Owens to minor league camp; assigned catcher Tyler Heineman to minor
Minnesota Twins - Optioned pitcher Kris Johnson, catcher Eric Fryer and
infielder Danny Santana to Rochester (IL); assigned pitcher Sean Gilmartin,
outfielders Darin Mastroianni and Jermaine Mitchell and infielders James
Beresford and Brandon Waring to minor league camp.
San Diego Padres - Optioned pitcher Burch Smith to El Paso (PCL); assigned
catcher Cody Decker and infielder Cory Spangenberg to minor league camp.
=== BASKETBALL ===
Oklahoma City Thunder - Signed guard Mustafa Shakur to a 10-day contract.
San Antonio Spurs - Recalled forward Austin Daye from Austin (NBADL).
=== FOOTBALL ===
Denver Broncos - Agreed to terms with wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders on a
New York Giants - Signed cornerback Walter Thurmond and safety Quintin Demps.
=== HOCKEY ===
Buffalo Sabres - Recalled goaltender Nathan Lieuwen from Rochester (AHL).
Dallas Stars - Loaned forward Travis Morin to Texas (AHL).
St. Louis Blues - Recalled forward Dmitrij Jaskin from Chicago (AHL).
Winnipeg Jets - Recalled forward Patrice Cormier from St. John's (AHL).