Baseball Cincinnati Reds -- Purchased the contracts of 1B Jamie Dismuke and OF Steve Gibralter from Double-A Chattanooga and added them to the 40-man roster.
Detroit Tigers -- Agreed to terms with IF Travis Fryman on a five-year contract through 1998.
Pittsburgh Pirates -- Signed IF Tom Foley to a one-year contract.
San Francisco Giants -- Re-signed 1B Todd Benzinger to a one-year contract.
Seattle Mariners -- Traded P Erik Hanson and 2B Bret Boone to the Cincinnati Reds for P Bobby Ayala and C Dan Wilson.
Boston Celtics -- Waived G Travis Mays and F Lorenzo Williams.
Charlotte Hornets -- Waived G Kelsey Weems.
Cleveland Cavaliers -- Waived G Sedric Toney and F Jack Haley.
Denver Nuggets -- Waived G Roy Marble and announced that G Reggie Theus has decided to retire.
Golden State Warriors -- Waived G Dell Demps, F Erik Martin and G/F Gerald Glass. Placed F Chris Mullin, G Tim Hardaway and G Sarunas Marciulionis on the injured list.
Houston Rockets -- Waived free-agent F Ashraf Amaya and F Scott Meents.
Los Angeles Lakers -- Waived G Dexter Boney, G Keith Johnson and F Poncho Hodges.
Miami Heat -- Waived G Greg Sutton. Placed F Alec Kessler and F Grant Long on the injured list.
New Jersey Nets -- Waived F Fred Herzog and C Jim Havrilla.
Phoenix Suns -- Waived F Rod Higgins.
Sacramento Kings -- Waived F Marty Conlon, F Russ Schoene and F Craig Sedmak. Placed F Evers Burns (Maryland) on the injured list.
Utah Jazz -- Waived C Isaac Austin, G/F Corey Crowder and G Justus Thigpen.
Baylor -- Suspended RB Robert Strait, DE Byron Thompson and Chad Boyd and CB Kendrick Bell indefinitely for curfew violations.
Chicago Bears -- Released G Tom Thayer and WR Anthony Morgan. Signed WR Fred Banks to the active roster and WR Keenan McCardell to the practice squad.
Los Angeles Rams -- Signed G Chuck Belin.
Philadelphia Eagles -- Waived S Erik McMillan.
Phoenix Cardinals -- Announced that RB Garrison Hearst underwent arthroscopic knee surgery and is out for the season.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers -- Waived QB Steve DeBerg; placed OL Tim Ryan on injured reserve with torn tendons in his ankle.
NHL -- Suspended RW Nick Kypreos, acquired by the New York Rangers from Hartford, for five games and fined him $500 for deliberately injuring James Black of Dallas on Oct. 27; suspended Montreal Canadiens D Kevin Haller for four games and fined him $500 for a slashing incident against Mark Messier of the Rangers on Oct. 28.
Dallas Stars -- Recalled LW Derrick Smith from Kalamazoo (IHL).
Hartford Whalers -- Traded RW Steve Larmer, LW Nick Kypreos, D Barry Richter and a conditional draft pick to the New York Rangers for C Darren Turcotte and D James Patrick.
Florida Panthers -- Recalled C Len Barrie and RW Jamie Leach from Cincinnati (IHL).