=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Friday, September 26, 2014 ===
=== BASEBALL ===
Arizona Diamondbacks - Fired manager Kirk Gibson and bench coach Alan
Philadelphia Phillies - Fired assistant general manager Marti Wolever.
Washington Nationals - Recalled pitcher Taylor Hill from Syracuse (IL).
=== BASKETBALL ===
Houston Rockets - Signed forward Akil Mitchell.
Miami Heat - Signed forward Chris Johnson.
San Antonio Spurs - Re-signed forward Aron Baynes.
=== FOOTBALL ===
Baltimore Ravens - Signed wide receiver Deonte Thompson to the practice squad;
released defensive lineman A.J. Pataiali'i from the practice squad.
New England Patriots - Signed defensive lineman Ben Bass to the practice
squad; released offensive lineman Chris Martin from the practice squad.
=== HOCKEY ===
Buffalo Sabres - Assigned forwards Luke Adam, William Carrier, Dan Catenacci,
Colin Jacobs, Justin Kea, Jordan Samuels-Thomas, Kevin Sundher and Phil Varone
and defensemen Brady Austin, Jerome Leduc and Chad Ruhwedel to Rochester
(AHL); returned forwards Justin Bailey to Kitchener (OHL) and Brendan Lemieux
to Barrie (OHL).
Calgary Flames - Assigned forward Austin Carroll to Victoria (WHL).
Chicago Blackhawks - Assigned forwards Alex Broadhurst, Drew LeBlanc and Mark
McNeill and defensemen Mathieu Brisebois, Dillon Fournier and Viktor Svedberg
to Rockford (AHL).
Columbus Blue Jackets - Assigned forwards Lukas Sedlak, Trent Vogelhuber and
Riley Wetmore, defensemen Hubert Labrie and Thomas Larkin and goaltender Anton
Forsberg; returned forward Nick Moutrey to Saginaw (OHL) and defenseman Dillon
Heatherington to Swift Current (WHL).
Los Angeles Kings - Assigned forwards Justin Auger, Ryan Horvat, Maxim Kitsyn,
Michael Mersch and Scott Sabourin and defensemen Kevin Gravel, Zachary Leslie,
Kurtis MacDermid, Colin Miller and Alex Roach to Manchester (AHL); returned
forward Valentin Zykov to Baie-Comeau (QMJHL) and defenseman Alex Lintuniemi
to Ottawa (OHL); released goaltender Jeff Deslauriers from professional
San Jose Sharks - Signed forward Nikolay Goldobin and defenseman Julius
Bergman to entry-level contracts.
St. Louis Blues - Assigned forwards Rob Bordson, Terry Broadhurst, Jacob Doty,
Benn Ferriero, Zach Pochiro, Ryan Tesink and Yannick Veilleux, defensemen
Mathieu Brodeur, Joel Edmundson and Jani Hakanpaa and goaltender Niklas
Lundstrom to Chicago (AHL).