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Atlanta Braves -- Agreed to terms with C Javier Lopez, IF Chipper Jones, P Pedro Borbon and OF Troy Hughes on one-year contracts.


Cleveland Indians -- Agreed to terms with P Derek Lilliquist on a one-year contract.

Detroit Tigers -- Fired general manager Jerry Walker. Announced that scouting director Joe Klein will be interim general manager.


Chicago Cubs -- Agreed to terms with OF Sammy Sosa on a one-year contract. Signed P Dave Otto to a contract with Triple-A Iowa.

Cincinnati Reds -- Agreed to terms with P Rob Dibble, P John Roper, P Scott Service, P Hector Carrasco, P Ross Powell, IF Jamie Dismuke, IF Brian Koelling, OF Steve Gibralter and OF Keith Gordon on one-year contracts.

Florida Marlins -- Agreed to terms with P Jim Corsi on a minor-league contract and invited him to spring training as a non-roster player.

Montreal Expos -- Traded P Joe Norris to the Minnesota Twins for OF Derek Lee. Assigned Lee to Triple-A Ottawa. Signed 1B John Toale and P Michael Mimbs to contracts with Double-A Harrisburg.


NBA -- Named New Jersey G Kenny Anderson NBA Player of the Week.

Indiana Pacers -- Placed G Pooh Richardson on the injured list.



ACC -- Named Duke F Antonio Lang Player of the Week and Duke G Jeff Capel Rookie of the Week. Named Virginia C Jeffra Gausepohl women's Player of the Week and North Carolina State F Umeki Webb Rookie of the Week.

Arizona -- Named Dan Wirth head strength coach.

Indiana -- Announced RB Shane Thomas transferred to Cincinnati, and RB Kenyetta Williams transferred to Missouri.

Virginia Tech -- Named former Navy coach Gary Tranquill offensive coordinator.


Atlanta Falcons -- Named June Jones head coach.


Cincinnati Bengals -- Named Redskins assistant Larry Peccatiello defensive coordinator.

Cleveland Browns -- Signed OT Tony Jones to a three-year contract.

Miami Dolphins -- Announced H. Wayne Huizenga reached an agreement with the Robbie family to purchase their interest in the team.

Minnesota Vikings -- Named Keith Rowen offensive line coach and Gary Zauner special teams coach.

Phoenix Cardinals -- Fired head coach Joe Bugel and his coaching staff.

Pittsburgh Steelers -- Named Chan Gailey wide receivers coach and Bobby April special teams coach.


Tampa Bay Buccaneers -- Named Mike DuBose defensive line coach.


Buffalo Sabres -- Recalled C Todd Simon from AHL Rochester.

Detroit Red Wings -- Recalled C Kris Draper from AHL Adirondack.

Hartford Whalers -- Traded LW Scott Morrow to the Calgary Flames for C Todd Harkins.

New York Islanders -- Recalled RW Dan Plante and G Jamie McLennan from IHL Salt Lake City.


San Jose Sharks -- Traded F Dave Maley to the New York Islanders for future considerations.

Washington Capitals -- Waived D Brian Curran.


Boston Blazers -- Released F Eric Seremet.


International Tennis Federation -- Upheld its one-match Davis Cup suspension of Andre Agassi, who refused to play his reverse singles match for the United States against the Bahamas in September because the matched was clinched.