Thursday's Sports Transactions


Associated Press

Posted on January 17, 2013 at 3:01 PM

Updated Thursday, Jan 17 at 3:02 PM

American League

BOSTON RED SOX — Agreed to terms with Jarrod Saltalamacchia on a one-year contract.

TEXAS RANGERS — Agreed to terms with LHP Matt Harrison on a five-year contract.

TORONTO BLUE JAYS — Assigned LHP Tommy Hottovy outright to Buffalo (IL).

National League

PITTSBURGH PIRATES — Agreed to terms with OF/1B Brad Hawpe and C Lucas May on minor league contracts.

American Association

WICHITA WINGNUTS — Signed LHP Kristhiam Linares. Released OF Steve Stanley.

National Basketball Association

DALLAS MAVERICKS — Signed G Mike James to a second 10-day contract.

PHILADELPHIA 76ERS — Signed G Shelvin Mack to a 10-day contract.

National Football League

BUFFALO BILLS — Named Ike Hilliard wide receivers coach, John Anselmo special teams assistant and Hal Luther assistant strength and conditioning coacy. Announced offensive coordinator Nathaniel Hackett will also serve as quarterbacks coach.

CHICAGO BEARS — Announced defensive coordinator Rod Marinelli will not return next season.

CLEVELAND BROWNS — Named Norv Turner offensive coordinator, Brad Roll strength and conditioning coach, Mike Sullivan offensive line coach and Scott Turner wide receivers coach.

DENVER BRONCOS — Promoted quarterbacks coach Adam Gase to offensive coordinator.

INDIANAPOLIS COLTS — Named Tom McMahon special teams coordinator.

JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS — Named Gus Bradley coach.

SEATTLE SEAHAWKS — Named Dan Quinn defensive coordinator.

National Hockey League

ANAHEIM DUCKS — Assigned F Troy Bodie, F Jay Rosehill and D Ryan Parent to Norfolk (AHL).

CAROLINA HURRICANES — Assigned F Andreas Nodl and F Brett Sutter to Charlotte (AHL).

CHICAGO BLACKHAWKS — Assigned F Jimmy Hayes, F Brandon Pirri and D Ryan Stanton to Rockford (AHL).

COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS — Assigned D Tim Erixon to Springfield (AHL).

DALLAS STARS — Named Mike Modano executive adviser.

EDMONTON OILERS — Reassigned G Tyler Bunz from Stockton (ECHL) to Oklahoma City (AHL).

FLORIDA PANTHERS — Reassigned F Quinton Howden, G Jacob Markstrom, F Jon Rheault, D Colby Robak and F Drew Shore to San Antonio (AHL).

MONTREAL CANADIENS — Reassigned F Ian Schultz from Hamilton (AHL) to Utah (ECHL).

NEW JERSEY DEVILS — Reassigned LW Harry Young from Kalamazoo (ECHL) to Albany (AHL).

NEW YORK ISLANDERS — Claimed C Keith Aucoin off waivers from Toronto. Returned C Ryan Strome to Niagara (OHL) and D Griffin Reinhart to Edmonton (WHL).

NEW YORK ISLANDERS — Loaned D Jon Landry to Bridgeport (AHL).

NEW YORK RANGERS — Recalled F Brandon Segal from Connecticut (AHL).

OTTAWA SENATORS — Assigned D Cody Ceci to Owen Sound (OHL). Reassigned F Mike Hoffman to Binghamton (AHL).

PHOENIX COYOTES — Assigned F Chris Brown, F Andy Miele, F Brendan Shinnimin, F Jordan Szwarz, D Brandon Gormley and D Chris Summers to Portland (AHL).

TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING — Reassigned F Tyler Johnson and D Mark Barbiero and D Radko Gudas to Syracuse (AHL).

American Hockey League

HAMILTON BULLDOGS — Released F Riley Armstrong and D Mark Isherwood from professional tryout contracts.

NORFOLK ADMIRALS — Signed D Kent Huskins to a professional tryout contract.

Major League Soccer

PORTLAND TIMBERS — Traded F Mike Fucito to San Jose for a 2013 second-round draft pick.


IOC — Stripped Lance Armstrong of his bronze medal in the road cycling time trial at the 2000 Olympics.