Baseball Atlanta Braves -- Named Dave Wilder...


Baseball Atlanta Braves -- Named Dave Wilder baseball operations assistant.

Minnesota Twins -- Announced the resignation of Andy MacPhail, GM and executive VP, to become the Chicago Cubs CEO and president.


Minnesota Timberwolves -- Named 1983 Washington Bullets draft choice Randy Wittman assistant coach.

New York Knicks -- Named Chris Brienza director of public relations.


Bowie State -- Named Taft Hickman men's basketball coach.


Spectrum -- Name of Philadelphia arena was changed to CoreStates Spectrum.


Dallas Cowboys -- Signed RB Lincoln Coleman to a two-year contract. Released RB Lindsay Chapman.

Green Bay Packers -- Claimed G Alai Kalaniuvalu on waivers from the Washington Redskins. Placed CB Roland Mitchell on IR.

CFLs -- Added DT Jearld Baylis from the injured list. Released DE Malcolm Showell (Dunbar).

British Columbia Lions (CFL) -- Released OL Chris Green.

Hamilton Tiger-Cats (CFL) -- Added LB John Motton and RB

Dave Dinnall from the injured list.

Las Vegas Posse (CFL) -- Added OT Tom Backes, DB David Hollis and DE Jeff Sawyer from the injured list.

Ottawa Rough Riders (CFL) -- Added CB Garry Lewis and DE Glen Kulka from the injured list.


NHL -- Reached agreement in principle with Fox Sports on a five-year deal.

Boston Bruins -- Returned G Craig Johnson, G Neil Savary, D Darren Wright, D Charles Paquette, C Brian Secord, LW Andre Roy, LW Daniel Goneau and LW Jeremy Schaefer to their Canadian junior teams.

Chicago Blackhawks -- Signed D Gary Suter to a three-year contract.

Montreal Canadiens -- Assigned D Derek Maguire, D Craig Rivet, D David Wilkie, C Craig Conroy and RW Chris Murray to AHL


New York Rangers -- Signed RW Jeff Nielsen, C Ken Gernander && and C Dave Smith.

St. Louis Blues -- Assigned D Martin Hamrlik and F Jim Giacin to IHL Peoria and F Marc Stephan to WHL Tri-City. Announced that F Maurizio Catenacci left camp.

Washington Capitals -- Returned D Yanick Jean to QMJHL Chicoutimi, D Jonathan Murphy to OHL Peterborough and LW Ryan Pawluk to OHL Kitchener.

Horse racing Belmont Park -- Suspended Richard Migliore 10 days for careless riding Sept. 7. He was granted a stay upon appeal.


Los Angeles Salsa (APSL) -- Signed M Hugo Perez.

Tottenham (English Premier League) -- Signed Romanian sweeper Gheorge Popescu for $4.35 million over five years.

Celtic -- Scottish club signed M Phil O'Donnell for a club-record $2.63 million.


WTA Tour -- Named Ann Person Worcester CEO.

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