GATEWAY GRIZZLIES--Signed RHP Phil Reamy to a contract extension.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS--Signed INF Chaz Crane, INF Aaron Glaum, 3B Blake May, LHP Dave Middendorf, catcher David Roney and RHP Charlie Wooten.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS--Sold the contract of SS Chris Wade to Baltimore (AL).|
CLEVELAND CAVALIERS--Assigned F Jon Leuer to Canton (NBADL).
PORTLAND TRAIL BLAZERS--Assigned G Will Barton and F Victor Claver to Idaho (NBADL).|
|NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE|
NFL--Fined Chicago LB Brian Urlacher $21,000 for a horse-collar tackle on Seattle’s Leon Washington and Green Bay DB Tramon Williams $21,000 for his helmet-to-helmet hit on Minnesota’s Toby Gerhart in their Dec. 2 games. Fined Detroit DT Nick Fairley $15,750 for his horse-collar tackle of Indianapolis QB Andrew Luck. Fined Washington C Will Montgomery $10,000 for kicking New York Giants DL Linval Joseph, who was fined $7,875 for unnecessary roughness.
MINNESOTA VIKINGS--Signed OT Troy Kropog from the practice squad.
TENNESSEE TITANS--Signed WR Michael Preston from the practice squad. Waived FB Collin Mooney.|
|AMERICAN HOCKEY LEAGUE|
AHL--Suspended Bridgeport LW Brandon DeFazio six games for his actions in a Dec. 5 game at Connecticut.