NEW YORK YANKEES — Re-signed manager Joe Girardi to a four-year contract through the 2017 season.
TEXAS RANGERS — Activated RHP Matt West from the 60-day DL. Designated INF infielder Jeff Baker for assignment.
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LOS ANGELES LAKERS — Waived C Dan Gadzuric and C Eric Boateng.
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CAROLINA PANTHERS — Signed C Brian Folkerts from the practice squad. Signed WR Marvin McNutt from Miami's practice squad. Signed LB Ben Jacobs and LB Jeff Tarpinian to the practice squad.
CHICAGO BEARS — Signed DT Christian Tupou from the practice squad. Placed DT Nate Collins on injured reserve.
INDIANAPOLIS COLTS — Signed LB Andy Studebaker. Signed RB Dan Herron of Cincinnati's practice squad. Placed RB Ahmad Bradshaw on injured reserve.
MINNESOTA VIKINGS — Signed DE Brian Robison to a four-year contract extension.
NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS — Signed DT Andre Neblett. Re-signed LB Ja'Gared Davis and S Kanorris Davis to the practice squad.
NEW YORK JETS — Placed LB Antwan Barnes on injured reserve. Re-signed LB Ricky Sapp. Signed DT T.J. Barnes to the practice squad. Released DT Junior Aumavae from the practice squad.
OAKLAND RAIDERS — Signed DT Daniel Muir. Re-signed OL Jack Cornell to the practice squad.
PITTSBURGH STEELERS — Signed LB Stevenson Sylvester. Released LB Kion Wilson.
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ORLANDO PREDATORS — Announced the team was assigned OL Theo Goins.
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NHL — Fined New York Islanders F Frans Nielsen $5,000 for slashing Phoenix F Martin Hanzal in an Oct. 8 game.
FLORIDA PANTHERS — Recalled G Scott Clemmensen from San Antonio (AHL). Loaned C Drew Shore to San Antonio.
MINNESOTA WILD — Recalled F Stephane Veilleux from Iowa (AHL). Reassigned F Carson McMillan and F Jason Zucker to Iowa.
PHOENIX COYOTES — Recalled F Tim Kennedy and F Brandon Yip from Portland (AHL). Assigned F Chris Brown and F Lucas Lessio to Portland.
READING ROYALS — Announced F Stanislav Galiev and D Patrick Wey were assigned to the team from Hershey (AHL) and D Michal Cajkovsky was loaned to the team by Hershey.
LEES-MCRAE — Promoted Craig McPhail to vice president of athletics and club sports.
ST. JOSEPH'S (LI) — Named Kim Scalzo women's swimming coach.
SYRACUSE — Named Morgan Nandin student softball coach.
XAVIER — Announced the resignation of women's basketball coach Amy Waugh. Named Brian Neal women's interim basketball coach.
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