National Basketball Association
NEW ORLEANS HORNETS—Waived C Sean Finn and G Ray Young.
WASHINGTON WIZARDS—Waived G Alphie Bangura and F Rich Melver.
National Football League
BALTIMORE RAVENS—Signed CB Chris McAlister to a seven-year contract.
INDIANAPOLIS COLTS—Signed PK Matt Bryant. Placed CB Donald Strickland on injured reserve.
National Hockey League
DETROIT RED WINGS—Assigned G Logan Koopmans to Toledo of the ECHL.
TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS—Assigned C Chris St. Jacques, D David Turon and G Todd Ford to Pensacola of the ECHL.
American Hockey League
BRIDGEPORT SOUND TIGERS—Released F John Morlang and G David Cann.
GRAND RAPIDS GRIFFINS—Assigned LW Jeff Hutchins to Mississippi of the ECHL.
HARTFORD WOLF PACK—Agreed to terms with F Jeff Hamilton. Assigned D Steve MacIntyre, D Rory Rawlyk, F Brandon Cullen, F Juris Stals, G Mike Ayers and G Randy Petruk to Charlotte of the ECHL. Assigned Kevin Cooper to Florence of the ECHL.
HOUSTON AEROS—Assigned LW David Baararuk to Louisiana of the ECHL and G Robert Gherson to Quad City of the UHL.
WILKES-BARRE/SCRANTON PENGUINS—Released F Kenny Corupe, F Patrick Foley and F Patrick Levesque. Assigned F Steve Crampton and D Alexandre Rouleau to Wheeling of the ECHL.
FRESNO FALCONS—Signed F Shawn Heaphy.
LONG BEACH ICE DOGS—Released G Mike Sherman.
MISSISSIPPI SEA WOLVES—Returned D Kerry-Ellis Toddington to Manitoba of the AHL.
SOUTH CAROLINA STINGRAYS—Signed F Zbynek Novak.