CARDINALS: Optioned P Anthony Reyes to Triple-A Memphis. Recalled OF Skip Schumaker from Memphis.
ROCKIES: Activated 1B Todd Helton from 15-day DL. Optioned 1B Ryan Shealy to Triple-A Colorado Springs.
WARRIORS: Agreed to contract with F Monta Ellis.
ST. JOHN'S: Named Mark Fratto AD, effective Aug. 22.
BENGALS: Signed K Carter Warley. Waived WR Jeremiah Cockheran. Placed OT Adam Kieft on IR.
BILLS: Signed TE Kevin Everett. Placed OL Lawrence on IR.
BROWNS: Claimed OL Dave Yovanovits off waivers from Jets. Waived OL Craig Osika.
BUCCANEERS: Signed QB Jared Allen. Released RB Jacque Lewis.
CARDINALS: Signed C Chad Bandiera to one-year contract.
DOLPHINS: Waived CB Alphonso Roundtree. Placed S Chris Akins on IR. Signed CB Ray Green and S Deveron Harper.
EAGLES: Signed DE Juqua Thomas, who had been with Titans.
JETS: Waived CB Pete Hunter.
LIONS: Acquired S Jon McGraw from Jets for conditional draft pick.
PANTHERS: Claimed CB Dwight Anderson off waivers from Rams. Released CB Shannon Fitzhugh.
RAMS: Signed OT Alex Barron, 19th overall pick in draft.
RAVENS: Signed LB Steve Josue.
BLACKHAWKS: Re-signed F Mark Bell to one-year contract.
BLUE JACKETS: Signed C Jan Hrdina, who had been with Devils, to one-year contract.
BRUINS: Signed G Jordan Sigalet to one-year contract. Announced LW Sergei Samsonov, LW P.J. Axelsson and D Jonathan Girard signed one-year qualifying offers.
CAPITALS: Signed D Mathieu Biron, who had been with Panthers, and D Ivan Majesky, who had been with Thrashers.
FLAMES: Announced retirement of G Roman Turek. Re-signed D Andrew Ference.
FLYERS: Agreed to contracts with G Robert Esche and D Dennis Seidenberg.
HURRICANES: Agreed to terms with RW Justin Williams on one-year contract.
ISLANDERS: Signed C Wyatt Smith.
KINGS: Agreed to terms with D Marty Wilford, who had been with Blackhawks, on two-year contract and C Michael Cammalleri and G Adam Hauser on one-year contracts.
MAPLE LEAFS: Signed D Alexander Khavanov, who had been with Blues, to one-year contract. Re-signed D-RW Wade Belak to two-year contract. Announced D Aki Berg signed one-year qualifying offer.
MIGHTY DUCKS: Named Dave Farrish assistant coach.
PENGUINS: Acquired G Jocelyn Thibault from Blackhawks for fourth-round pick in 2006 and signed him to multi-year contract. Announced C Kris Beech signed one-year qualifying offer.
PREDATORS: Re-signed F Scott Hartne.
RANGERS: Agreed to terms with D Joe Rullier.
RED WINGS: Announced C Tomas Kopecky signed one-year qualifying offer.
SHARKS: Re-signed C Wayne Primeau and D Tom Preissing to two-year contracts.
WILD: Re-signed D Andrei Zyuzin.
D.C. UNITED (MLS): Signed D Facundo Erpen.