DETROIT LIONS-Signed TE Joe Jon Finley. Placed S Erik Coleman on injured reserve.
NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS-Placed DL Mike Wright on injured reserve. Re-signed DB Phillip Adams.
UNITED FOOTBALL LEAGUE
OMAHA NIGHTHAWKS-Signed DB/KR Virgil Gray.
NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE
ANAHEIM DUCKS-Reassigned G Timo Pielmeier from Syracuse (AHL) to Elmira (ECHL).
CAROLINA HURRICANES-Announced Charlotte (AHL) owner Michael Kahn is an ownership partner.
CHICAGO BLACKHAWKS-Assigned G Alexander Salak to Rockford (AHL).
OTTAWA SENATORS-Reassigned F Nikita Filatov to Binghamton (AHL).
PITTSBURGH PENGUINS-Agreed to terms with F Chris Kunitz on a two-year contract extension.
WASHINGTON CAPITALS-Recalled G Braden Holtby from Hershey (AHL).
CENTRAL HOCKEY LEAGUE
EVANSVILLE ICEMEN-Signed F Malcolm Gwilliam.
HAWAII-Promoted men's basketball coach Benjy Taylor to associate coach. Named Scott Fisher men's assistant basketball coach.
NEW ORLEANS-Named Kris Arkenberg and Kerwin Forges men's assistant basketball coaches.
NORTH CAROLINA-Signed men's basketball coach Roy Williams, women's basketball coach Sylvia Hatchell and baseball coach Mike Fox to contract extensions through 2018.
TEXAS A&M-CORPUS CHRISTI-Named Sarah Pauly softball pitching coach.
UMASS-LOWELL-Named Michael Papale and Souleymane Wane men's assistant basketball coaches.