MINNESOTA VIKINGS — Re-signed DE Stephen Weatherly.
NEW ORLEANS SAINTS — Released P Thomas Morstead.
NEW YORK GIANTS — Released WR Golden Tate and LB David Mayo.
PITTSBURGH STEELERS — Signed QB Ben Roethlisberger to a one-year contract.
National Hockey League
NHL — Fined Washington F Alex Ovechkin for spearing Boston’s Trent Frederic during a March 3 game.
ANAHEIM DUCKS — Recalled G Anthony Stolarz, RW Vinni Lettieri, D Jamie Drysdale and C Chase De Leo from San Diego (AHL). Assigned G Lukas Dostal, D Hunter Drew and LW Maxim Golod to San Diego (AHL). Waived D Brendan Guhle.
BUFFALO SABRES — Recalled D Jaco Bryson from the minor league taxi squad.
CAROLINA HURRICANES — Recalled D Jake Bean and G Alex Nedeljkovic from the minor league taxi squad.
COLORADO AVALANCHE — Assigned C Sheldon Dries to Colorado (AHL) and C Josh Dickinson to Utah (ECHL).
DETROIT RED WINGS — Recalled LW Mathias Brome from the minor league taxi squad.
LOS ANGELES KINGS — Recalled C Rasmus Kupari from Ontario (AHL).
NASHVILLE PREDATORS — Recalled D Jeremy Davis and Cs Rem Pitlick and Brett Seney form the minor league taxi squad. Assigned LW Tanner Jeannot to Chicago (AHL).
NEW JERSEY DEVILS — Recalled RW Janne Kuokkanen from the minor league taxi squad.
NEW YORK RANGERS — Agreed to terms with Ds Braden Schneider on a one-year contract and Mason Geertsen on one-year contract then loaned him to Hartford (AHL). Recalled RW Patrick Newell from Hartford (AHL). Assigned D Mason Geertsen to Hartford (AHL).
OTTAWA SENATORS — Recalled D Braydon Coburn from the minor league taxi squad.
PHILADELPHIA FLYERS — Recalled C Connor Bunnaman from the minor league taxi squad.
American Hockey League
ONTARIO REIGN — Recalled Ds Daniel Brickley and Markus Phillips from the minor league taxi squad.
TUCSON ROADRUNNERS — Released D Andrew Nielsen from his professional tryout contract.
East Coast Hockey League
ECHL — Fined and suspended Wheeling C/RW Sean Josling for one game and an undisclosed amount for slashing Indy’s Joe Sullivan during a March 3 game. Suspended and fined Indy RW Joe Sullivan for five games an and undisclosed amount as a result of his actions against Wheeling’s Sean Josling during a March 3 game.
GREENVILLE SWAMP RABBITS — Activated G Jacob Ingham from the reserve list. Placed F Matthew Wedman and G John Lethemon on the reserve list. Acquired D Jack Sadek from Ontario (AHL).
UTAH GRIZZLIES — Traded G Evan Buitenhuis to Florida (ECHL).
Major League Soccer
ATLANTA UNITED — Signed G Ben Lundgaard to a two-year contract.
COLORADO RAPIDS — Acquired D Michael Edwards from DC United for General Allocation Money (GAM) and performance compensation and signed him to a two-year contract. Acquired W Dantouma Toure from New York Red Bulls for General Allocation Money (GAM) and performance compensation and signed him to a four-year contract.
LA GALAXY — Acquired D Derrick Williams from DC United in exchange for General Allocation Money (GAM) and signed him to a two-year contract.
MINNESOTA UNITED — Signed F Patrick Weah to a four-year contract.
NEW YORK CITY FC — Signed MF James Sands to a five-year contract extension. Signed G Cody Mizell for 2021 season.
PHILADELPHIA UNION — Announced the retirement of D Ray Gaaddis.
SEATTLE SOUNDERS — Signed F Fredy Montero.
United Soccer League
LA GALAXY II — Signed MF Axel Picazo.
NCAA — Named Charlie Cobb to football’s CFP Selection Committee.
EAST CAROLINA UNIVERSITY — Named Latrell Scott football’s passing game coordinator, tight ends/inside receiver coach.
UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE — Named Mike Ekeler football’s outside linebacker coach and special team coordinator.