Wednesday's Sports Transactions


Associated Press

Posted on April 3, 2013 at 3:06 PM

American Association

AMARILLO SOX — Signed OF Cory Patton.

EL PASO DIABLOS — Signed INF Edgar Corcino.

SIOUX FALLS CANARIES — Signed C Kevin Dultz.

WICHITA WINGNUTS — Released LHP Jeff Nadeau.

WINNIPEG GOLDEYES — Signed LHP Allen Caldwell and RHP Patrick Keating.

Atlantic League

SUGAR LAND SKEETERS — Signed RHPs Scott Elarton and Sean Gallagher and LHP Bobby Livingston.

National Basketball Association

MEMPHIS GRIZZLIES — Signed G Keyon Dooling.

National Football League

ATLANTA FALCONS — Signed LB Brian Banks.

SEATTLE SEAHAWKS — Signed DT Clinton McDonald to a one-year contract and DT Tony McDaniel.

Canadian Football League

WINNIPEG BLUE BOMBERS — Released WR Cassidy Doneff, RB Nathan Riva and DE Rodney Fritz.

National Hockey League

CAROLINA HURRICANES — Traded F Jussi Jokinen to Pittsburgh for a sixth- or seventh-round draft pick.

CHICAGO BLACKHAWKS — Recalled F Brandon Bollig from Rockford (AHL). Traded F Rob Flick to Boston for F Maxime Sauve and assigned Sauve to Rockford.

DETROIT RED WINGS — Reassigned D Ryan Sproul from Sault Ste. Marie (OHL) to Grand Rapids (AHL).

FLORIDA PANTHERS — Traded C Jerred Smithson to Edmonton for a 2013 fourth-round draft pick.

NASHVILLE PREDATORS — Traded D Scott Hannan to San Jose for a conditional 2013 seventh-round draft pick.

NEW YORK ISLANDERS — Agreed to terms with D Andrey Pedan on a three-year, entry-level contract and assigned him to Bridgeport (AHL). Activated F David Ullstrom from injured reserve and loaned him to Bridgeport.

OTTAWA SENATORS — Traded G Ben Bishop to Tampa Bay for C Cory Conacher and a fourth-round draft pick.

ST. LOUIS BLUES — Signed F Dmitrij Jaskin to a three-year, entry-level contract and assigned him to Peoria.

TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS — Reassigned F David Broll and D Stuart Percy to Toronto (AHL).

WINNIPEG JETS — Claimed F Mike Santorelli off waivers from Florida. Signed D Jacob Trouba.

American Hockey League

PROVIDENCE BRUINS — Returned F Alden Hirschfeld to South Carolina (ECHL).


BUCKNELL — Named John Bowes linebackers and special teams coach, Eric Wicks defensive backs coach and Matt Applebaum offensive line coach.

CLEMSON — Named Graham Neff associate athletic director for business operations and chief financial officer and Steve Duzan associate athletic director for athletic academic services.

RUTGERS — Fired men's basketball coach Mike Rice.