=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Monday, October 21, 2013 ===
=== BASEBALL ===
Detroit Tigers - Announced the retirement of manager Jim Leyland.
Texas Rangers - Named Tim Bogar bench coach.
=== BASKETBALL ===
Atlanta Hawks - Waived forward James Johnson.
Los Angeles Clippers - Waived forward Brandon Davies.
Miami Heat - Waived forward Jarvis Varnado and guards Larry Drew II and
National Basketball Association - Fined Denver Nuggets guard Nate Robinson
$10,000 for pushing and striking Oklahoma City Thunder center Steven Adams in
an Oct. 15 preseason game; suspended Oklahoma City Thunder center Hasheem
Thabeet one game for head butting New Orleans' Greg Stiemsma in preseason
=== FOOTBALL ===
Arizona Cardinals - Waived linebacker Kenny Demens.
Carolina Panthers - Claimed wide receiver Tavarres King off waivers from the
Denver Broncos; released cornerback D.J. Moore; signed offensive tackle Andrew
McDonald to the practice squad; released linebacker Jeff Tarpinian from the
Chicago Bears - Waived tight end Steve Maneri; released wide receiver Ricardo
Lockette from the practice squad.
Cleveland Browns - Claimed defensive back Jordan Poyer off waivers from the
Philadelphia Eagles; waived defensive back Julian Posey.
Dallas Cowboys - Signed defensive tackle Marvin Austin; signed guard Ray
Dominguez and wide receiver Jamar Newsome to the practice squad.
Detroit Lions - Signed running back Steven Miller to the practice squad.
Houston Texans - Waived running back Cierre Wood and outside linebackers
Willie Jefferson and Sam Montgomery.
Miami Dolphins - Acquired offensive tackle Bryant McKinnie from the Baltimore
Ravens for an undisclosed draft pick; waived linebacker Josh Kaddu.
National Football League - Suspended Washington Redskins safety Brandon
Meriweather two games.
New England Patriots - Waived defensive tackle Andre Neblett.
New York Jets - Released quarterback Brady Quinn; activated quarterback David
Oakland Raiders - Signed guard Jason Foster to the practice squad.
Philadelphia Eagles - Signed linebacker Emmanuel Acho from the New York
Giants' practice squad; released cornerback Shaun Prater.
Pittsburgh Steelers - Released running back Isaac Redman; activated linebacker
Kion Wilson from the practice squad.
St. Louis Rams - Waived wide receiver C.J. Akins from injured reserve.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers - Claimed running back Bobby Rainey off waivers from the
Cleveland Browns; waived wide receiver Skye Dawson.
=== HOCKEY ===
Buffalo Sabres - Recalled defenseman Rasmus Ristolainen from Rochester (AHL).
Calgary Flames - Recalled center Roman Horak and defenseman Chris Breen from
Abbotsford (AHL); reassigned center Blair Jones and defenseman Derek Smith to
Dallas Stars - Activated goaltender Kari Lehtonen from injured reserve;
recalled defenseman Aaron Rome from Texas (AHL); assigned goaltender Jack
Campbell to Texas.
Detroit Red Wings - Recalled forward Darren Helm and defenseman Xavier Ouellet
from Grand Rapids (AHL); assigned forward Luke Glendening to Grand Rapids.
Montreal Canadiens - Recalled forwards Mike Blunden and Patrick Holland and
defenseman Nathan Beaulieu from Hamilton (AHL).
National Hockey League - Suspended Colorado Avalanche forward Cody McLeod five
games; suspended New York Islanders forward Michael Grabner two games.
New York Islanders - Placed defenseman Lubomir Visnovsky on injured reserve;
recalled forward Brock Nelson from Bridgeport (AHL).
San Jose Sharks - Recalled forwards Freddie Hamilton and John McCarthy from