Published: January 21, 2013 3:00 a.m.
BASKETBALL NBA MIAMI HEAT – Re-signed F Jarvis Varnado to a second 10-day contract. Signed F-C Chris Andersen to a 10-day contract. Recalled C Dexter Pittman from Sioux Falls (NBADL).PHOENIX SUNS – Named player development director Lindsey Hunter interim coach.TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS – Signed F Joffrey Lupul to a five-year contract extension. HOCKEY NHL BOSTON BRUINS – Assigned D David Warsofsky to Providence (AHL). Recalled D Aaron Johnson from a conditioning assignment at Providence.DETROIT RED WINGS – Recalled G Thomas McCollum from Grand Rapids (AHL). Placed F Jan Mursak on injured reserve.TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS – Signed LW Joffrey Lupul to a five-year contract extension through the 2017-18 season. SOCCER MLS CHICAGO FIRE – Announced the retirement of M Pavel Pardo.PHILADELPHIA UNION – Signed F Aaron Wheeler and D Damani Richards. COLLEGE OREGON – Promoted offensive coordinator Mark Helfrich to football coach.