Major League Baseball: Announced the appointment of Randy Levine as chief labor negotiator.
Golden State Warriors: Acquired G B. J. Armstrong from the Toronto Raptors for F-C Victor Alexander, F-C Carlos Rodgers and the rights to three draft picks: F Dwayne Whitfield, F Martin Lewis and C Michael McDonald.
New Jersey Nets: Named Stan Albeck and Clifford Ray assistant coaches.
North Atlantic Conference: Named Towson State G Mike State men's soccer Player of the Week and freshman setter Heather Hutson (Glen Burnie) volleyball Rookie of the Week.
Green Bay Packers: Signed DL Shannon Clavelle to the practice squad.
Toronto Argonauts (CFL):Toronto Argonauts (CFL): Acquired LB Ephesians Bartley from the San Antonio Texans for the rights to a negotiation-list player. Signed free-agent NT Willie Jennings.
Florida Panthers: Released LW Darren Dougan.
Mighty Ducks of Anaheim: Assigned LW Maxim Bets, D Scott Chartier, D Brian Corcoran, D Mark DeSantis and RW Craig Reichert to AHL Baltimore. Assigned five free-agent tryout players -- G Chad Lang, RW Robert Melanson, D Jan Mikel, C Aaron Nagy and LW George Zajankala to Baltimore for further tryouts.
New York Islanders: Reassigned G Milan Hnilicka, LW Andy Brickley, LW Mike MacWilliam, LW Grigori Panteleev, D Bob Beers and D Milan Tichy to IHL Utah. Reassigned LW Jarrett Deuling and D Jason Widmer to AHL Worcester. Returned D D. J. Smith to OHL Windsor.
Pittsburgh Penguins: Released C Viacheslav Butsayev and F Rick Bennett. Assigned F Serge Aubin, F Brad Lauer, F Dominic Pittis, F Ryan Savoia, F Joe Tamminen and F Sean Selmser to AHL Cleveland. Returned G Jean Sebastien Aubin, G Frank Ivankovic, F Jan Hrdina, F Mikhail Kazakevich, F Derrick Pyke, D Sven Butenschon and D Drew Palmer to their junior teams.
St. Louis Blues: Assigned G Mike Buzak to AHL Worcester. Returned G Scott Roche to his junior team.
Toronto Maple Leafs: Assigned G Doug Bonner to WHL Seattle and W Sean Haggerty, W Rob Butler, W Ryan Pepperall and D Kam White to OHL North Bay.
Cincinnati Silverbacks (NPSL): Re-signed G Mark Simpson to a multi-year contract.
Harrisburg Heat (NPSL): Signed M-F David Bascome to a two-year contract.