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Colorado Rockies -- Exercised their option on P Bruce Ruffin (16 saves) for the 1995 season.



NBA -- Granted C Roy Tarpley reinstatement.


Golden State Warriors -- Signed F Chris Munk, G Travis Ford, G Orlando Smart and G-F Cornel Parker to one-year contracts.

Dallas Mavericks -- Signed F Popeye Jones to a three-year contract extension.

Indiana Pacers -- Signed F Duane Ferrell.

Minnesota Timberwolves -- Named former Washington Bullets F Greg Ballard an assistant coach and scout. Announced that Glen Taylor has completed and signed a purchase agreement to buy the NBA franchise from Harvey Ratner and Marv Wolfenson, clearing the way for the NBA Board of Governors to consider the ownership transfer next week.

Orlando Magic -- Signed assistant coach and C Tree Rollins. Signed four free agents: G Greg Brown, G Dirkk Surles, F Derrick Chevious and F Marcus Stokes.

Phoenix Suns -- Signed C Dan Schayes to a one-year contract.

Washington Bullets -- Signed C Jim McIlvaine.



Missouri-Kansas City -- Announced that women's basketball F Lee Rodgers will miss the 1994-95 season.


Cleveland Thunderbolts (Arena Football League) -- Coach Earle Bruce resigned.


Boston Bruins -- Assigned G Evgeny Ryabchikov, D Philip Von Stefenelli, D Denis Chervyakov, D Darren Stolk, D Bill Armstrong, F Sergei Zholtok, F Clayton Beddoes, F Fred Knipscheer, F Brett Harkins, F Grigori Panteleev, F Mike Bodnarchuk, F Alex Nikolic and F Sandy Moger to AHL Providence and D Kurt Seher to ECHL Charlotte. Sent LW Daniel Lacroix to Providence for conditioning. Returned D Jeff Wells, F Tim Tookey and F Jon Pratt to Providence.

Buffalo Sabres -- Assigned F Jason Dawe, F Vik


tor Goriouk, F Scott Thomas and D Phillipe Boucher to AHL Rochester.

Hartford Whalers -- Assigned D Marek Malik to AHL Springfield.

Los Angeles Kings -- Signed G Jamie Storr and RW Matt Johnson to multi-year contracts.

Montreal Canadiens -- Assigned F Donald Brashear and F Turner Stevenson to AHL Fredericton.

New Jersey Devils -- Assigned G Mike Dunham, C Sergei Brylin, D Chris McAlpine and D Cale Hulse to AHL Albany.

New York Islanders -- Sent G Frank Pietrangelo on loan to IHL Minnesota.


New York Rangers -- Assigned G Corey Hirsch, F Darren Langdon, D Peter Fiorentino, D Mattias Norstrom, D Barry Richter and D Michael Stewart to AHL Binghamton.

Pittsburgh Penguins -- Assigned C Len Barrie and D Chris Tamer to IHL Cleveland. Signed LW Brian Farrell and assigned him to Cleveland.

San Jose Sharks -- Signed F Jeff Friesen, their first-round pick. Agreed in principle to contract extensions with C Igor Larionov and RW Sergei Makarov. Assigned LW Andrei Nazarov and D Michal Sykora to IHL Kansas City.

Tampa Bay Lightning -- Assigned D Cory Cross and D Chris LiPuma to IHL Atlanta.

Toronto Maple Leafs -- Assigned LW Eric Lacroix and D Kenny Jonsson to AHL St. John's.

Vancouver Canucks -- Agreed to contract terms with D Jeff Brown on a multi-year contract. Assigned D Jassen Cullimore, F Mike Peca and F Dane Jackson to AHL Syracuse.


Washington Capitals -- Sent C Kevin Kaminski and D Ken Klee to AHL Portland.

Portland Pirates (AHL) -- Released F Cal Ingraham, F Jim Brown, F Steve Gibson, F Mark Bavis, D Scott Matusovich and D Ian Paskowski. Released D Brian Stacey and returned him to OHL London.

Kansas City Blades (IHL) -- Signed C Ken Hodge.


Harrisburg Heat -- Re-signed F Mark Pulisio to a two-year contract. Traded G Brett Phillips to the Kansas City Attack for F Tom Bialek and considerations.