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Detroit Tigers -- Made a qualifying offer to C Mickey Tettleton equal to 100 percent of his 1994 salary. Announced that they will not offer a contract to P Joe Boever. Named Skeeter Barnes player-coach and Rick Adair pitching coach at Triple-A Toledo.


Montreal Expos -- Named Kevin Malone VP and GM. Signed P Denis Boucher to a minor-league contract.

Rochester Red Wings (Triple-A) -- Named Glenn Geffner radio announcer.


Palm Spring Suns (WBL) -- Unaffiliated team signed IF Marc Di Carlo and IF Frank Valdez.

Colorado Silver Bullets -- Women's pro team announced that Phil Niekro will return as manager and Joe Niekro as pitching coach. Added hitting and outfield coach Johnny Grubb and infield coach Bruce Crabbe.


Denver Nuggets -- Named Tom Nissalke assistant coach. Placed former Washington Bullets F Tom Hammonds (sprained ligament in his right knee) on the injured list. Activated G Darnell Mee from the injured list.


Big East -- Named Miami G Kevin Norris

(Lake Clifton) men's basketball Rookie of the Week.

Patriot League -- Named Navy freshman Michael Heary men's basketball Rookie of the Week for the third consecutive week.


Bridgewater, Va. -- Named Michael B. Clark football coach.

DePaul -- Announced that basketball player Will Macon has been suspended for one game after being ejected Saturday for fighting.

Johns Hopkins -- Promoted associate AD Thomas Calder to AD.

Maryland -- C Joe Smith was named ACC men's basketball Player of the Week and ECAC men's basketball Player of the Week.

North Carolina-Charlotte -- Accepted an invitation to participate in forming a new athletic conference.

Rutgers -- Announced that G Al Karner (stress fracture in his right foot) will miss tonight's game.


Texas Tech -- Announced that redshirt freshman G Jason Hamm (1.9 ppg) will transfer.


Los Angeles Rams -- Named Steve Ortmayer VP/football operations.

New Orleans Saints -- Named Monte Kiffin defensive coordinator.

Seattle Seahawks -- Rehired two assistant coaches who were fired Dec. 29: defensive line coach Tommy Brasher and running backs coach Clarence Shelmon.

Tampa Bay Buccaneers -- Announced the sale of the team to Malcolm Glazer.



Edmonton Oilers -- Signed LW Ryan Smyth to a four-year contract.

Hartford Whalers -- Recalled LW Bob Wren, D Marek Malik, D Jason McBain and D John Stevens from AHL Springfield.

Montreal Canadiens -- Named Mario Roberge player-assistant coach of AHL Fredericton.

New Jersey Devils -- Recalled D Chris McAlpine and D Cale Hulse from AHL Albany.

St. Louis Blues -- Called up F Patrice Tardif and D Terry Hollinger from IHL Peoria. Agreed to a three-year contract with Prime Sports Network.


San Jose Sharks -- Signed RW Shean Donovan.

Washington Capitals -- Announced that they failed to reach contract agreement with D Brendan Witt.