Basketball Phoenix Suns -- Activated All-Star G Kevin Johnson. Waived F Alex Stivrins.
Colleges Auburn -- Named Rick Trickett offensive line coach, a position he has held for four years at Mississippi State.
Football Cleveland Browns -- Placed FB Tommy Vardell on IR. Activated WR Keenan McCardell and LB Ken Swilling from the practice squad. Waived CB Latin Berry.
Detroit Lions -- Placed LB Toby Caston (knee) on IR. Signed LB John Derby from the practice squad.
Kansas City Chiefs -- Activated DE Darren Mickell. Placed DE Mike Evans on IR.
San Francisco 49ers -- Signed RB Adam Walker. Waived T Bruce Collie.
Hockey New York Islanders -- Assigned D Tom Kurvers to AHL Capital District.
Peoria Rivermen (IHL) -- Recalled F Shawn Wheeler from ECHL Greensboro.