CHICAGO CUBS – Named Allen Hermeling as senior director, corporate partnerships.
WASHINGTON NATIONALS – Acquired LHP Matthew Spann from Tampa Bay to complete an earlier trade.
TORONTO RAPTORS – Signed F Chris Wright, G Carlos Morais and G Julyan Stone.
CAROLINA PANTHERS – Signed CB Drayton Florence. Waived C Brian Folkerts.
CINCINNATI BENGALS–Signed LB J.K. Schaffer to the practice squad.
CLEVELAND BROWNS – Signed RB Willis McGahee.
NHL–Suspended Tampa Bay F Adam Erne for three preseason games for delivering an illegal check to the head of St. Louis F Vladimir Sobotka and Detroit F Teemu Pulkkinen for four preseason games for boarding Chicago D Michael Kostka.
CAROLINA HURRICANES – Recalled G Mike Murphy from Charlotte (AHL).
COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS – Assigned Fs Alex Aleardi, Sean Collins, Jake Hansen, Andrew Joudrey, Jeremy Langlois, Broc Little, Spencer Machacek, Jonathan Marchessault, Lukas Sedlak, Dalton Smith and Trent Vogelhuber; and D Thomas Larkin, Joe Lavin, Austin Madaisky, Patrick McNeill, Blake Parlett and Frederic St. Denis to Springfield (AHL) and F Kerby Rychel to Windsor (OHL).
EDMONTON OILERS – Signed C Ryan Nugent-Hopkins to a seven-year contract extension.
PHOENIX COYOTES – Assigned F Darian Dziurzynski, F Brett Hextall, F Philip Lane, F Mark Louis, F Jordan Martinook, F Tobias Rieder, F Ethan Werek, D Mathieu Brisebois, D Daine Todd and G Louis Domingue to Portland (AHL).
BAKERSFIELD CONDORS – Signed F Luke Greiner.
UTAH GRIZZLIES – Agreed to terms with G Aaron Dell, F Kenton Miller and D Darren Rowe.
BROWN – Named Paul Halas mens assistant basketball coach.
GEORGIA SOUTHERN – Announced RB Torrance Hunt was suspended indefinitely from competition on the football team for a violation of team and University rules.
NYU – Named Gene Kobilansky assistant wrestling coach.
RPI – Named Derek Alfama womens assistant hockey coach.
SPRING HILL – Named John W. Dotson, Jr. mens tennis coach.