FLORENCE FREEDOM — Signed LHP Evan Korson and OF Andre Mercurio to contract extensions. Signed OF Connor Crane and RHP Daniel Williams.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS — Exercised options on INF Mike Hill and Reydel Medina, OF Roman Collins and RHP Chase Cunningham. Declined options on LHP Jake Eaton, RHP Sam Mersing, C Chase Simmons and OF Kane Sweeney.
National Basketball Association
NBA — Fined L.A. Clippers G Patrick Beverley $25,000 for throwing the game ball at a spectator.
MEMPHIS GRIZZLIES — Signed F Joakim Noah for the remainder of the season.
National Football League
GREEN BAY PACKERS — Placed S Ibraheim Campbell on injured reserve. Signed LB Kendall Donnerson from the practice squad and Ss Tray Matthews and Jason Thompson to the practice squad.
PITTSBURGH STEELERS — Placed WR Justin Hunter on injured reserve.
Canadian Football League
WINNIPEG BLUE BOMBERS — Signed WRs Evan Clarke and Kenny Lawler, RB Johnny Augustine and DE Patrick Choudja.
National Hockey League
NHL — Approved the addition of a franchise in Seattle to begin play in 2021.
LOS ANGELES KINGS — Assigned F Sheldon Rempal to Ontario (AHL).
NEW YORK ISLANDERS — Returned F Stephen Gionta to Bridgeport (AHL). Recalled G Christopher Gibson from Bridgeport.
American Hockey League
AHL — Suspended Rockford D Dennis Gilbert three games and Chicago F Alex Gallant two games.
LEHIGH VALLEY PHANTOMS — Returned F Alex Krushelnyski to Reading (ECHL).
PROVIDENCE BRUINS — Reassigned F Tanner Pond to Atlanta (ECHL).
READING ROYALS — Traded D Dan Milan to Greenville to complete an earlier trade.
Major League Soccer
NEW YORK CITY FC — Named Brad Sims CEO.
NEW YORK RED BULLS — Exercised options on Gs Evan Louro and Ryan Meara; D Kyle Duncan, Aaron Long and Michael Amir Murillo; Ms Vincent Bezecourt, Derrick Etienne Jr., Alex Muyl and Florian Valot; and Fs Anatole Abang and Brian White. Declined options on F Carlos Rivas and Ds Aurelian Collin, Ethan Kutler and Kevin Politz. Declined end-of-loan options on D Fidel Escobar and M Marc Rzatkowski.
National Women’s Soccer League
WASHINGTON SPIRIT — Re-signed F Estefania Banini.
ARKANSAS — Announced QB Cole Kelley will transfer.
MISSISSIPPI — WR A.J. Brown will enter the NFL draft.
OHIO STATE — Announced the retirement of football coach Urban Meyer. Promoted co-offensive coordinator/quarterbacks coach Ryan Day to head coach, effective at the end of the season.