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Auto racing

Walker Racing -- Named Christian Fittipaldi driver for the 1995 PPG Cup season.

Baseball

Montreal Expos -- Signed P Benny Puig from Sioux City Explorers of the Independent League.

Basketball

NBA -- Named New York Knicks C Patrick Ewing Player of the Month and Sacramento Kings F Brian Grant Rookie of the Month for January.

Houston Rockets -- Placed F Carl Herrera on the injured list. Signed F Chucky Brown to a 10-day contract.

Minnesota Timberwolves -- Placed G Chris Smith on the injured list. Activated F Stacey King from the injured list.

Continental Basketball Association -- Announced the termination of the Harrisburg Hammerheads franchise, effective immediately.

College

Duke -- Promoted defensive end coach Jeff McInerney to defensive coordinator.

Illinois State -- Named Paul Chryst offensive coordinator.

Johns Hopkins -- Promoted Matt Smith

from part-time to full-time men's soccer coach.

Nebraska -- Named Craig Bohl linebackers coach.

Sacramento State -- Announced that football coach Mike Clemons is resigning to become assistant coach at the University of the Pacific.

Football

NFL -- Announced San Francisco 49ers WR Jerry Rice will not play in Sunday's Pro Bowl because of a slightly separated shoulder. He will be replaced by Detroit Lions WR Herman Moore.

Denver Broncos -- Retained Richard Smith as special teams coach and Barney Chavous as an assistant for both the defense and in strength and conditioning.

Jacksonville Jaguars -- Signed QB Andre Ware. Named Nick Nicolau tight ends coach.

Los Angeles Raiders -- Fired head coach Art Shell and promoted assistant coach Mike White to head coach.

Miami Dolphins -- Re-signed defensive coach Tom Olivadotti to a one-year contract.

New Orleans Saints -- Named Wayne Nunnely defensive line coach.

Philadelphia Eagles -- Named Ray Rhodes head coach.

Tampa Bay Buccaneers -- Named Tom Pratt defensive line coach.

Toronto Argonauts (CFL) -- Signed G P. J. Gleason.

Hockey

Mighty Ducks of Anaheim -- Acquired LW Todd Krygier from the Washington Capitals for a fourth-round draft pick in the 1996 draft.

New Jersey Devils -- Assigned G Peter Sidorkiewicz to IHL Fort Wayne.

St. Louis Blues -- Recalled LW Denny Felsner and D Jeff Batters from IHL Peoria. Released LW Philippe Bozon.

Tampa Bay Lightning -- Traded minor-league G Mike Greenlay to the Philadelphia Flyers for minor-league G Scott LaGrand.

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