=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Saturday, November 2, 2013 ===
=== BASEBALL ===
Boston Red Sox - Declined the 2014 club option on pitcher Matt Thornton.
Tampa Bay Rays - Exercised the 2014 club options on shortstop Yunel Escobar
and infielder Ben Zobrist.
=== FOOTBALL ===
Carolina Panthers - Activated running back Jonathan Stewart off the physically
unable to perform list; waived running back Armond Smith.
Chicago Bears - Agreed to terms with defensive tackle Jay Ratliff on a one-
Dallas Cowboys - Placed guard Brian Waters on injured reserve; promoted
defensive back Micah Pellerin from the practice squad to the active roster.
Minnesota Vikings - Signed tight end Chase Ford to the active roster from the
practice squad; waived defensive end Justin Trattou.
New England Patriots - Placed defensive lineman Tommy Kelly on injured
reserve; signed offensive lineman Josh Kline to the active roster.
New Orleans Saints - Activated linebacker Jonathan Vilma from injured
reserve; waived cornerback Chris Carr.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers - Activated cornerback Danny Gorrer from injured reserve;
released cornerback Bobby Felder.
=== HOCKEY ===
Buffalo Sabres - Named Randy Cunneyworth pro scout; waived forward Patrick
Calgary Flames - Recalled goaltender Reto Berra from Abbotsford (AHL).
Carolina Hurricanes - Activated defenseman Brett Bellemore from injured
Detroit Red Wings - Activated center Darren Helm from injured reserve; placed
defenseman Jonathan Ericsson on long-term injured reserve.
Edmonton Oilers - Placed forward David Perron on injured reserve; recalled
defenseman Philip Larsen from Oklahoma City (AHL).
Los Angeles Kings - Placed forward Jeff Carter on injured reserve; recalled
forwards Tyler Toffoli and Linden Vey from Ontario (ECHL).
Ottawa Senators - Recalled defenseman Mark Borowiecki from Binghamton (AHL).
Philadelphia Flyers - Recalled forward Tye McGinn from Adirondack (AHL).
Vancouver Canucks - Recalled forward Zac Dalpe from Utica (AHL).
Winnipeg Jets - Claimed defenseman Keaton Ellerby off waivers from the Los