BaseballCleveland Indians -- Signed P Jim Poole...


Cleveland Indians -- Signed P Jim Poole to a minor-league contract.



Denver Nuggets -- Signed G Greg Grant to a 10-day contract. Released G Eldridge Recasner.


Los Angeles Lakers -- Signed F Lloyd Daniels and F Randolph Keys for the rest of the season.

Phoenix Suns -- Activated G-F Richard Dumas. Placed F Wayman Tisdale (strained left rib) on the injured list.


NCAA -- Reinstated Arizona basketball G Damon Stoudamire.

Kentucky -- Named Bernadette Locke-Mattox women's basketball coach.

Wisconsin -- Fired Stan Van Gundy, men's basketball coach.


Detroit Lions -- Re-signed DL Dan Owens.


Jacksonville Jaguars -- Signed DE Jeff Lageman, CB Mickey Washington.

New Orleans Saints -- Released DB Carl Lee.

Birmingham (CFL) -- Announced the team will be called the Barracudas. Signed QB Reggie Slack.

Shreveport Pirates (CFL) -- Signed WR Fernando Evans.


Chicago Blackhawks -- Returned F Steve Dubinsky, F Tony Horacek and F Daniel Gauthier to Indianapolis of the IHL.


Florida Panthers -- Signed D Magnus Svensson.

New Jersey Devils -- Acquired D Shawn Chambers and RW Danton Cole from Tampa Bay for C Alexander Semak and RW Ben Hankinson. Sent D Jaroslav Modry to Albany of the American Hockey League. Recalled D Kevin Dean and C Sergei Brylin from Albany.

Winnipeg Jets -- Recalled LW Michal Grosek from Springfield of the AHL. Assigned C Luciano Borsato to Springfield.