Sunday’s Sports Transactions

American Association

AMARILLO SOX — Acquired LHP Dayne Quist from San Angelo (UL) for a player to be named.

United League

SAN ANGELO COLTS — Signed the contract options of RHPs Alfredo Caballero, Derek Christensen, B.J. Hyatt, Eric Sheridan, Jeremy Tietze and Derek Vaughn; OF Braden Embry and INF Eric Herman.

National Basketball Association

NEW ORLEANS PELICANS — Waived F Rodney Carney.

National Football League

BUFFALO BILLS — Placed K Dustin Hopkins on injured reserve. Signed QB Thad Lewis from the practice squad. Claimed OL Antoine McClain off waivers from Oakland. Released OL Sam Young.

GREEN BAY PACKERS — Signed CB James Nixon from the practice squad. Placed LB Robert Francois on injured reserve.

INDIANAPOLIS COLTS — Activated WR LaVon Brazill. Waived DE Lawrence Guy.

MINNESOTA VIKINGS — Agreed to terms with QB Josh Freeman.

OAKLAND RAIDERS — Released QB Matt Flynn.

National Hockey League

PHILADELPHIA FLYERS — Fired coach Peter Laviolette.


BAKERSFIELD CONDORS — Announced C Nicholas Tremblay and D Joey Leach were loaned to the team from Oklahoma City (AHL).

SOUTH CAROLINA STINGRAYS — Announced F Scott Campbell, F Jack Downing, D Steve Spinell and G Adam Morrison were assigned to the team from Providence (AHL). Signed D Ryan Grimshaw and F Wayne Simpson.

Major League Lacrosse

OHIO MACHINE — Signed coach Bear Davis to a contract extension through 2014 season.


NYU — Named Michael Quagliano men’s and women’s assistant golf coach and Ariel Osharenko assistant strength and conditioning coach. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language, racial slurs or consistent name calling will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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