WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS – Named Bobby Post pitching coach.
DENVER BRONCOS – Traded WR Brandon Lloyd to St. Louis for a conditional 2012 draft pick.
NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS – Released DB Sterling Moore and S Ross Ventrone.
ST. LOUIS RAMS – Released WR Mike Sims-Walker. Added WR Brandon Lloyd to the roster.
SEATTLE SEAHAWKS – Signed DT Jason Shirley. Placed CB Marcus Trufant on injured reserve.
CAROLINA HURRICANES – Recalled LW Brett Sutter from Charlotte (AHL) on an emergency basis.
CHICAGO BLACKHAWKS – Assigned RW Ben Smith to Rockford (AHL).
COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS – Assigned F Matt Calvert to Springfield (AHL). Recalled F Cody Bass from Springfield. Recalled G Mathieu Corbeil from Springfield on an emergency basis.
MONTREAL CANADIENS – Assigned G Peter Delmas and D Olivier Malka from Hamilton (AHL) to Wheeling (ECHL).
ST. LOUIS BLUES – Placed F Andy McDonald on injured reserve.
VANCOUVER CANUCKS – Assigned D Chris Tanev to Chicago (AHL).
WASHINGTON CAPITALS – Assigned G Dany Sabourin to Hershey (AHL).
BLOOMINGTON BLAZE – Waived F Shane Ferguson, F Tyler Fernandez, F Tyler Forbes, F Paul D’Agostino and G Erik Hudson.
DAYTON GEMS – Waived G Zane Kalemba, D Jeremy Klaver, G Jon Olthuis and F Ernie Stewart.
EVANSVILLE ICEMEN – Waived F Matt Schmermund, F Zach Tatrn, F Alex Kirschner and F Brad Smulders.
MISSOURI MAVERICKS – Traded D Jared Lavender to Quad City for future considerations. Traded F Derek Knowles to Rapid City for future considerations. Traded D Josh Hepditch to Allen for future considerations. Waived F Toms Hartmanis, D Derek Pallardy and D Steven Later.
QUAD CITY MALLARDS – Waived F Jesse Biduke, F Peter Drikos, F Joel Gasper, F Phillip Ischi, G Nick Niedert, F Billy Siers, D AJ Simone, D Martin Kubaliak and D Quinn Waller.
TEXAS BRAHMAS – Waived F Nolan Waker and F Mike Towns.
TULSA OILERS – Waived F Addison Deboer and F Brendan Taylor.
WICHITA THUNDER – Waived F Steve Moore.
BIG EAST CONFERENCE – Named Jeff Hathaway consultant to the commissioner for men’s basketball.
NORTH CAROLINA – Dismissed LB Ebele Okakpu from the football team.
VANDERBILT – Suspended men’s basketball C Festus Ezeli six games for accepting a meal and hotel room from an alumnus of the university.