BaseballRoyals: Extended the contract of manager Bob...


Royals: Extended the contract of manager Bob Boone through 1997.


Expos: Designated P B. J. Wallace for assignment.

Rangers: Removed C John Marzano and former Orioles DH Sam Horn from the 40-man roster and assigned them outright to Triple-A Oklahoma City.



Hawks: Signed F Stacey Augmon to five-year contract. Signed F Troy Brown and F Matt Bullard.

Bulls: Signed G Randy Brown. Signed C Luc Longley to a multi-year contract.

Mavericks: Signed C Lorenzo Williams to a two-year contract and F George McCloud to a one-year contract.

Pistons: Signed F Lou Roe and F Don Reid.

Rockets: Signed F Ricky Blanton, F Tremaine Wingfield, F Alvin Heggs and G Tony Watson.

Clippers: Signed F Charles Outlaw.

Lakers: Signed F Anthony Miller.


Heat: Signed F Kurt Thomas to a three-year contract.

Timberwolves: Signed G/F Doug West to a five-year contract extension.

Knicks: Signed F Ted Allen, F Jamal Faulkner, F John Strickland, C Greg Butler, G Herman Alston and G Jean Prioleau.

Magic: Signed G Dennis Scott, G Brian Shaw, F David Vaughn, G Derick Canada, G Travis Mays, F Paul Graham, F Todd Mitchell and F Ivano Newbill.

76ers: Signed G Morlon Wiley, G Charles Smith, G Elmer Bennett, G Donald Williams, G Rick Brunson, F Derrick Alston, F Troy Smith and C Andre Reid.

Spurs: Signed G Cory Alexander to a three-year contract.


L Raptors: Signed G Damon Stoudamire to a three-year contract.


Loyola: Named Tom McClelland (St. Mary's High) assistant lacrosse coach.


Cardinals: Placed CB Kwamie Lassiter on IR. Signed DB Andre Waters.

Browns: Signed QB Jim McMahon.


Lions: WR Anthony Carter announced his retirement.

Steelers: Signed WR Corey Holliday to the practice squad.


L Mighty Ducks: Signed C Chad Kilger to a multi-year contract.

Sabres: Signed C Wayne Primeau to a multi-year contract. Signed F Randy Burridge to a one-year contract. Waived D Grant Jennings.

Avalanche: Acquired Tampa Bay's fourth-round draft choice in 1997 for the rights to D Steven Finn. Signed Georges Laraque and assigned him to his junior team in Laval, Quebec.


Flyers: Signed D Eric Desjardins to a multi-year contract.

Senators: Claimed RW Tom Chorske off waivers from New Jersey.

Lightning: Signed C Daymond Langkow to a multi-year contract.

Canucks: Signed RW Jim Sandlak.