ANGELS -- Placed C Mike Napoli and IF Erick Aybar on 15-day DL. Optioned OF Nick Gorneault to Triple-A Salt Lake. Recalled C Jeff Mathis from Salt Lake. Activated OF Garret Anderson and IF Maicer Izturis from 15-day DL.
MARLINS -- Optioned OF Brett Carroll to Triple-A Albuquerque. Selected P Erasmo Ramirez from Albuquerque. Transferred P Ricky Nolasco from 15- to 60-day DL.
NATIONALS -- Placed P Micah Bowie on 15-day DL, retroactive to Thursday. Purchased contract of P Tim Redding from Triple-A Columbus.
RANGERS -- Activated P Brandon McCarthy from 15-day DL. Placed IF Ian Kinsler on 15-day DL, retroactive to Friday. REDS -- Named Pete Mackanin interim manager.
HORNETS -- Named Paul Pressey assistant coach.
JAZZ -- Released G Derek Fisher.
TRAIL BLAZERS -- Signed C Greg Oden, F Josh McRoberts and G Taurean Green.
STORM (WNBA) -- Waived C Tye'sha Fluker.
COASTAL CAROLINA -- Named Cliff Ellis men's basketball coach and signed him to a five-year contract.
MORGAN STATE -- Announced that Jermaine Bolden (Douglass) transferred from South Plains Community College (Texas).
SAINT JOSEPH'S -- Announced that sophomore F Alvin Mofunanya was granted release from basketball program in order to transfer to another school.
UMBC -- Named Michael Morgan assistant director of athletics for business and finance.
XAVIER -- Signed Milo Barry (Digital Harbor) to a cross country scholarship.
BILLS -- Signed P Brian Moorman to three-year contract extension through 2012.
BRONCOS -- Signed OL Emmanuel Akah, CB Bill Alford, CB Kevin House and OT Cliff Washburn.
BUCCANEERS -- Signed tackle Jabari Levey.
REDSKINS -- Signed TE Tyler Ecker.
AVALANCHE -- Signed LW Ryan Smyth to five-year contract and D Scott Hannan to four-year contract.
BLACKHAWKS -- Signed GM Dale Tallon to two-year contract extension. Signed C Robert Lang to two-year contract.
BLUE JACKETS -- Agreed with D Sheldon Brookbank on one-year contract. Re-signed D Ole-Kristian Tollefsen and C Alexander Svitov to two-year contracts.
BLUES -- Signed LW Paul Kariya to three-year contract.
CANADIENS -- Signed D Roman Hamrlik to four-year contract.
CANUCKS -- Re-signed D Lukas Krajicek to two-year contract.
CAPITALS -- Signed C Michael Nylander to four-year contract and F Viktor Kozlov to two-year contract.
COYOTES -- Bought out remaining two years on contract of C Dave Scatchard.
DUCKS -- Signed RW Todd Bertuzzi to two-year contract.
FLAMES -- Signed RW Owen Nolan to one-year contract.
KINGS -- Signed C Michal Handzus and D Tom Preissing to four-year contracts, F Kyle Calder to two-year contract and F Ladislav Nagy to one-year contract.
LIGHTNING -- Signed LW Craig MacDonald and LW Mathieu Darche to one-year contracts.
MAPLE LEAFS -- Re-signed F Bates Battaglia to two-year contract.
PENGUINS -- Agreed with D Ryan Whitney on six-year contract, and F Petr Sykora and D Darryl Sydor on two-year contracts. Signed G Dany Sabourin. Re-signed D Rob Scuderi.
PREDATORS -- Signed F Jed Ortmeyer to two-year contract.
RANGERS -- Re-signed D Jason Strudwick.
THRASHERS -- Agreed to terms with D Ken Klee.
WILD -- Signed C Steve Kelly to one-year contract.
UNITED -- Released MF Kasali Yinka Casal. Announced that F Nicholas Addlery was named MLS Player of the Week.