Saturday’s Sports Transactions
|National Basketball Association|
NEW ORLEANS PELICANS — Signed F/C Emeka Okafor to a 10-day contract.
|National Hockey League|
NHL — Fined Washington F T.J. Oshie $5,000 for cross-checking Pittsburgh D Kris Letang.
BUFFALO SABRES — Recalled G Jonas Johansson from Cincinnati (ECHL) to Rochester (AHL).
DALLAS STARS — Traded F Mark McNeill to Nashville for D Andrew O’Brien. Placed C Martin Hanzal on injured reserve, retroactive to Jan. 20. Recalled G Landon Bow from Texas (AHL) and G Philippe Desrosiers froim Idaho (ECHL) to Texas.
|American Hockey League|
UTICA COMETS — Returned C Tony Cameranesi on loan to Manchester (ECHL).
WILKES-BARRE/SCRANTON PENGUINS — Recalled Fs Troy Josephs and Reid Gardiner from Wheeling (ECHL).
CINCINNATI CYCLONES — Added G Dan Spence as emergency backup.
FORT WAYNE KOMETS — Released G Andy Dicrisofaro as emergency backup. Signed G Gordon Defiel.
WORCESTER RAILERS — Claimed D Anthony Calabrese from Allen.
COLORADO STATE — Placed men’s basketball coach Larry Eustachy on administrative leave.
SYRACUSE_Named Kirk Martin quarterbacks coach.