=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Tuesday, September 17, 2013 ===
=== BASEBALL ===
Baltimore Orioles - Activated outfielder Steve Pearce from the 15-day disabled
Boston Red Sox - Recalled infielder Brock Holt and pitchers Brayan Villarreal
and Steven Wright from Pawtucket (IL).
Houston Astros - Placed catcher Jason Castro on the 15-day disabled list.
Kansas City Royals - Placed pitcher Danny Duffy on the 15-day disabled list;
selected the contract of pitcher Yordano Ventura from Omaha (PCL); placed
infielder Carlos Pena on the 60-day disabled list.
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim - Activated infielder Chris Nelson from the 15-
day disabled list.
Toronto Blue Jays - Placed infielder Edwin Encarnacion and pitcher Brett Cecil
on the 15-day disabled list.
Boston Celtics - Waived forward Donte Greene.
=== FOOTBALL ===
Arizona Cardinals - Signed wide receivers Dan Buckner and Brittan Golden to
the practice squad; released wide receiver Sam McGuffie from the practice
Atlanta Falcons - Placed linebacker Sean Weatherspoon on injured reserve-
designated to return; signed linebackers Jamar Chaney and Omar Gaither; signed
fullback Patrick Dimarco from the practice squad; signed linebacker Chase
Thomas to the practice squad.
Carolina Panthers - Placed safety Charles Godfrey on injured reserve; signed
safety Robert Lester from the practice squad.
Cincinnati Bengals - Waived running back Bernard Scott from the physically
unable to perform list.
Cleveland Browns - Waived wide receiver Tori Gurley; released wide receiver
Arceto Clark from the practice squad.
Dallas Cowboys - Signed defensive tackle David Carter; released defensive
tackle Landon Cohen; signed wide receiver Jamar Newsome to the practice squad;
released wide receiver Danny Coale from the practice squad.
Indianapolis Colts - Placed guard Donald Thomas on the injured reserve; waived
fullback Dan Moore.
Pittsburgh Steelers - Signed cornerback Isaiah Green from the practice squad;
released kicker Shane Graham.
San Diego Chargers - Signed cornerback Crezdon Butler; released defensive
lineman Drake Nevis.
San Francisco 49ers - Signed Owen Marecic to a one-year contract; placed nose
tackle Ian Williams on injured reserve.
Hamilton Tiger-Cats (CFL) - Added receiver Luke Tasker to the practice roster.
Winnipeg Blue Bombers (CFL) - Added offensive linemen Dan Knapp and Jarvis
Jones to the practice roster.
=== HOCKEY ===
Montreal Canadiens - Assigned forwards Stephen MacAulay, Sven Andrighetto,
Stefan Fournier, Louis Leblanc, Joonas Nattinen and Erik Nystrom, defensemen
Darren Dietz, Morgan Ellis and Dalton Thrower and goaltender Robery Mayer to
Ottawa Senators - Signed forward Curtis Lazar to a three-year, entry-level
Philadelphia Flyers - Signed defenseman Samuel Morin to a three-year, entry-
Phoenix Coyotes - Assigned forward Henrik Samuelsson to Edmonton (WHL).
San Jose Sharks - Assigned goaltender JP Anderson, defensemen Konrad
Abeltshauer, Kyle Bigos, Dylan DeMelo, forwards JimmyBonneau, Riley Brace,
Chris Crane, James Livingston, Travis Oleksuk, Sebastian Stalberg and Marek
Viedensky to Worcester (AHL).
Tampa Bay Lightning - Signed forward Joel Vermin to a three-year, entry level
contract; released forward Brett Welychka, defenseman Jake Dotchin and
goaltender Eric Brassard from their amateur tryout agreements.
=== COLLEGE ===
America East Conference - Commissioner Amy Huchthausen received a contract
extension that will run through June, 2017.
Nevada - Named Garry Hill-Thomas graduate assistant coach for the men's
Xavier - Named Dannton Jackson interim athletics director.