=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Tuesday, October 14, 2014 ===
=== BASEBALL ===
Los Angeles Dodgers - Named Andrew Friedman president of baseball operations;
named Ned Colletti senior advisor to president and CEO Stan Kasten.
=== BASKETBALL ===
New York Liberty (WNBA) - Fired general manager and head coach Bill Laimbeer.
Phoenix Suns - Waived guards Joe Jackson and Casey Prather and forward Jamil
Toronto Raptors - Exercised the fourth-year team options on the contracts of
center Jonas Valanciunas and forward Terrence Ross.
Washington Wizards - Exercised the fourth-year team option on the contract of
guard Bradley Beal; exercised the third-year team option on the contract of
forward Otto Porter.
=== FOOTBALL ===
Arizona Cardinals - Signed linebacker Kaelin Burnett and cornerback Ross
Weaver to the practice squad; released linebacker Jonathan Brown from the
Carolina Panthers - Signed safety Robert Lester to the active roster from the
practice squad; waived linebacker D.J. Smith; signed guard Chris Scott to the
Chicago Bears - Signed linebacker Terrell Manning to the practice squad.
Cincinnati Bengals - Placed wide receiver Marvin Jones on injured reserve;
signed wide receiver Greg Little; waived linebacker Khairi Fortt; signed
wide receiver Cobi Hamilton to the practice squad; released wide receiver
Colin Lockett from the practice squad.
Cleveland Browns - Placed defensive lineman Armonty Bryant on injured reserve;
signed defensive lineman Sione Fua; released wide receiver Lee Doss from the
Denver Broncos - Placed linebacker Danny Trevathan on injured
reserve/designated to return.
Miami Dolphins - Placed running back Knowshon Moreno on injured reserve;
reinstated defensive lineman Derrick Shelby from the reserve/suspended list.
New York Giants - Placed wide receiver Victor Cruz and cornerback Trumaine
McBride on injured reserve; signed wide receiver Kevin Ogletree; signed
corneback Chandler Fenner to the active roster from the practice squad; signed
wide reciever Chris Harper, cornerback Victor Hampton and linebacker Carlos
Fields to the practice squad.
Philadelphia Eagles - Signed center Julian Vandervelde; released offensive
lineman Wade Smith.
San Francisco 49ers - Signed quarterback Josh Johnson to a one-year contract;
released safety Bubba Ventrone.
Seattle Seahawks - Signed defensive end Greg Scruggs; waived safety Steven
=== HOCKEY ===
Boston Bruins - Signed forward Simon Gagne to a one-year contract; waived
forward Bobby Robins; assigned forward Jordan Caron to Providence (AHL).
Dallas Stars - Recalled forward Curtis McKenzie from Texas (AHL).
=== COLLEGE ===
Butler - Named Emerson Kampen men's assistant basketball coach; named Brandon
Crone director of basketball operations.
Southeastern Conference - Announced the retirement of commissioner Mike Slive,
effective July 15, 2015.