=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Wednesday, September 24, 2014 ===
=== BASEBALL ===
Oakland Athletics - Extended its Player Development Contract with Single-A
Beloit (Wisc.) of the Midwest League through the 2016 season.
Pittsburgh Pirates - Claimed pitcher Chaz Roe off waivers from the New York
Yankees; placed pitcher Charlie Morton on the 60-day disabled list.
=== BASKETBALL ===
Los Angeles Lakers - Signed guard Ronnie Price.
Phoenix Suns - Agreed to a five-year contract with guard Eric Bledsoe.
=== FOOTBALL ===
Arizona Cardinals - Re-signed punter Drew Butler to the practice squad; signed
defensive tackle Bruce Gaston from Miami's practice squad; released running
back Jalen Parmele and defensive tackle Christian Tupou.
Baltimore Ravens - Signed defensive end Lawrence Guy; released wide receiver
Deonte Thompson; re-signed running back Fitzgerald Toussaint to the practice
Houston Texans - Placed nose tackle Louis Nix III on injured reserve; signed
nose tackle Ryan Pickett; released cornerback Marcus Williams from the
practice squad; signed kicker Chris Boswell to the practice squad.
Minnesota Vikings - Placed quarterback Matt Cassel and guard Brandon Fusco on
injured reserve; signed tight end Chase Ford and offensive lineman Austin
Wentworth from the practice squad to the active roster; signed quarterback
McLeod Bethel-Thompson and tight end Ryan Otten to the practice squad.
New York Jets - Signed cornerback Marcus Williams to the practice squad;
promoted cornerback LeQuan Lewis from the practice squad to the 53-man roster.
Oakland Raiders - Claimed safety Brandian Ross off waivers from the Miami
Dolphins; placed safety Tyvon Branch on injured reserve.
San Francisco 49ers - Re-signed tight end Asante Cleveland to the practice
=== HOCKEY ===
Detroit Red Wings - Signed defenseman Joe Hicketts to a three-year, entry-
Philadelphia Flyers - Returned forward Nicholas Aube-Kubel to Val D'Or
(QMJHL), center Radel Fazleev to Calgary (WHL) and forward Travis Sanheim to
Calgary (WHL); assigned forwards Brandon Alderson, Nick Cousins, Austin Fyten,
Kevin Goumas, Matt Hatch, Brett Hextall, Andrew Johnston, Derek Mathers,
Marcel Noebels, Petr Straka, defensemen Mark Alt, Steven Delisle, Brett
Flemming, Robert Hagg, Maxim Lamarche, Jesper Pettersson, goaltenders Connor
Knapp, Martin Ouellette and Anthony Stolarz to Lehigh Valley (AHL).
Winnipeg Jets - Reassigned forwards Axel Blomqvist, Jimmy Lodge and Chase De
Leo; goaltender Eric Comrie and defensemen Jan Kostalek and Nelson Nogier to
their respective junior teams.
=== COLLEGE ===
Stanford - Signed head men's basketball coach Johnny Dawkins to a contract