The San Francisco 49ers and defensive lineman Darnell Dockett have agreed to a contract.
Boston Bruins forward Brett Connolly will be sidelined for six weeks because of a broken finger.
New York Islanders forward Matt Martin was suspended one game, without pay, by the NHL for a kneeing incident in Tuesday's game against Dallas.
Guards Andrew Wiggins of the Minnesota Timberwolves and Marcus Smart of the Boston Celtics were named Wednesday as the Rookies of the Month for February.
LeBron James and Russell Westbrook were named Wednesday as the NBA Players of the Month for February.
The Dallas Cowboys signed veteran linebacker Keith Rivers to a one-year contract on Wednesday.
Veteran running back Pierre Thomas is saying goodbye to the New Orleans Saints.
The Florida Panthers recalled two minor league goaltenders on Wednesday, one day after both Roberto Luongo and Al Montoya were injured in a game against Toronto.
Mercer University hopes to improve off its first season in the Southern Conference during an 11-game 2015 schedule announced on Wednesday.
Toronto Raptors point guard Kyle Lowry was given a third consecutive game off to rest.