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American League

CHICAGO WHITE SOX – Reassigned RHPs Chris Bassitt, Parker Frazier and Brian Omogrosso; INF Mike McDade; OF Denis Phipps; LHP Mauricio Robles; and C Kevan Smith to minor league camp.

CLEVELAND INDIANS – Agreed to terms with INFs Jose Ramirez and Jesus Aguilar on one-year contracts.



BROOKLYN NETS – Signed C Jason Collins to a second 10-day contract.

CLEVELAND CAVALIERS – Assigned G/F Sergey Karasev to Canton (NBADL).

TORONTO RAPTORS – Reassigned G Dwight Bucyks to Bakersfield (NBADL).



NFL – Conditionally reinstated CB Brandon Browner from indefinite suspension.

BUFFALO BILLS – Signed DB Aaron Williams to a four-year contract extension.

CHICAGO BEARS – Terminated the contract of P Adam Podlesh.

CLEVELAND BROWNS – Released WRs Davone Bess and Brian Tyms and LB Paul Hazel.

MINNESOTA VIKINGS – Terminated the contract of TE John Carlson.

PITTSBURGH STEELERS – Signed S Troy Polamalu and TE Heath Miller to three-year contracts.



ANAHEIM DUCKS – Traded D Alex Grant to Ottawa for F Andre Petersson.

BOSTON BRUINS – Claimed D Cory Potter off waivers from Edmonton.

BUFFALO SABRES – Claimed F Cory Conacher off waivers from Ottawa. Traded D Brayden McNabb, RW Jonathan Parker and 2014 and 2015 second-round draft picks to Los Angeles for Fs Hudson Fasching and Nicolas Deslauriers.

CALGARY FLAMES – Traded G Reto Berra to Colorado for a 2014 second-round draft pick, and F Lee Stempniak to Pittsburgh for a 2014 third-round draft pick. Recalled Fs Corban Knight and Max Reinhart from Abbotsford (AHL). Assigned D Derek Smith to Abbotsford.

CAROLINA HURRICANES – Traded LW Tuomo Ruutu to New Jersey for C Andrei Loktionov and a conditional 2017 third-round draft pick.

COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS – Traded RW Marian Gaborik to Los Angeles for RW Matt Frattin, a 2014 second-round draft pick and a conditional third-round draft pick, and C Jonathan Audy-Marchessault and LW Dalton Smith to Tampa Bay for D Matt Taormina and C Dana Tyrell.

DALLAS STARS – Reassigned F Chris Mueller to Texas (AHL).

EDMONTON OILERS – Traded F Ales Hemsky to Ottawa for a 2014 third-round draft pick and 2015 fifth-round draft pick, and D Nick, Schultz to Columbus for a fifth-round draft pick.

FLORIDA PANTHERS – Traded G Tim Thomas to Dallas for G Dan Ellis, and F Marcel Goc to Pittsburgh for 2015 third- and fifth-round draft picks.

MINNESOTA WILD – Traded RW Torrey Mitchell and 2014 and 2016 second-round draft picks to Buffalo for LW Matt Moulson and C Cody McCormick.

MONTREAL CANADIENS – Assigned G Devan Dubnyk to Hamilton (AHL).

NASHVILLE PREDATORS – Traded G Devan Dubnyk to Montreal for future considerations, and F David Legwand to Detroit for RW Patrick Eaves, C Calle Jarnkrok and a conditional 2014 third-round draft pick.

PHILADELPHIA FLYERS – Traded D Andrej Meszaros to Boston for 2014 third-round draft pick.

SAN JOSE SHARKS – Traded F James Livingston to Los Angeles for a conditional 2016 seventh-round draft pick.

TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING – Traded RW Martin St. Louis to the N.Y. Rangers for RW Ryan Callahan, a conditional 2014 second-round draft pick and a 2015 first-round draft pick. Recalled F Richard Panik from Syracuse (AHL). Reassigned F Vladislav Namestnikov to Syracuse.

WASHINGTON CAPITALS – Traded G Michal Neuvirth and D Rostislav Klesla to Buffalo for G Jaroslav Halak and a 2015 third-round draft pick. Recalled G Philipp Grubauer and C Ryan Stoa from Hershey (AHL).

WINNIPEG JETS – Agreed to terms with D Mark Stuart on a four-year contract.


ECHL – Suspended Orlando F C.J. Severyn 10 games.



ONTARIO REIGN – Added G Dennis Cook as emergency backup.

TOLEDO WALLEYE – Signed Fs John May and Jesse Messier and D Ken Peroff.


NCAA – Named Nevada senior associate athletic director Rhonda Lundin Bennett and Southeastern Conference assistant commissioner Leslie Claybrook to the Division I Women’s Basketball Committee, effective Sept. 1.

SMU – Named Steve Broussard running backs coach.