Minnesota Twins -- Released P Joe Lynch, P Tom Traen and P Barry Wohler. Assigned P Russ Fandel, P Steve Spurgeon, P James Wray, C Jeff Wedvick, IF Tom Houk and IF Chris Malinoski to their minor-league camp.
Oakland Athletics -- Sent P Stacey Burdick, P Scott Diez and P Eddie Procelli to minor-league camp.
Chicago Bulls -- Placed F Larry Krystkowiak on the injured list. Activated F Dickey Simpkins from the injured list.
Houston Rockets -- Activated F Zan Tabak from the injured list. Placed F Tim Breaux on the injured list with a lower back strain.
Tennessee State -- Named Nicholas Calcutta offensive line coach.
Dallas Stars -- Recalled G Mike Torchia from IHL Kalamazoo.
New Jersey Devils -- Sent RW Reid Simpson and D Chris McAlpine to AHL Albany.
MA Winnipeg Jets -- Returned RW John LeBlanc to AHL Springfield.
Dan Hodge Trophy -- Awarded to North Carolina's T. J.
Jaworsky, three-time NCAA champion.